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Teen shot two people outside of Pennsylvania bowling alley, killing one, cops say

Source: Allegheny County Police, MEGA

Oct. 18 2021, Published 3:24 p.m. ET

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A Pittsburgh teen allegedly shot two people, killing one, after an argument inside a bowling alley turned into a shooting outside, police said.

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Pennsylvania police arrested Malik Smith, 19, during an investigation into the double shooting, which happened just before 10:30 p.m. on Oct. 16 at the Kennedy Lanes bowling alley, the Pittsburg Tribune-Review reported.

Kennedy Township police responded to the scene and found a man and woman injured. The duo was taken to separate hospitals, according to the Tribune-Review.

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The female victim, identified as Deprincess Perkins, 35, was later pronounced dead, the Tribune-Review reported.


The man is in stable condition, according to the Tribune-Review.

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County police said an argument that began in the bowling alley escalated in the parking lot, where shots were fired, the Tribune-Review reported.

Smith was charged with criminal homicide, aggravated assault and carrying a firearm without a license. Smith was taken to the Allegheny County Jail.


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