Homicide charge for Pittsburgh police officer who shot teen

Homicide charge for Pittsburgh police officer who shot teenAn East Pittsburgh police officer was charged on Wednesday with homicide in last week’s shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, the latest in a string of U.S. police killings of black men that have sparked nationwide protests, court papers showed. The officer, 30-year-old Michael Rosfeld, surrendered to face a single criminal count for the June 19 shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose, which occurred as the officer was searching for suspects after a drive-by shooting that wounded one.



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