According to Allegheny County Police, Delquay Lamont James, 21, was found near a vacant home with multiple gunshot wounds.
Police do not have any suspects or a motive.
A flash flood warning is in effect for Allegheny County and Westmoreland County until 10:30 a.m. A flood advisory is in effect for Allegheny County until 9:45 a.m.
According to the National Weather Service, one inch of rain has already fallen with an additional inch of rain possible.
The warning includes over a dozen locations in Allegheny County, as well as parts of the Pennsylvania Turnpike and I-376.
We are tracking strong to severe storms for the afternoon and evening that will have the potential for large hail, damaging winds and frequent lightning.
Around 1 p.m., storms will start to pop up in areas north of the city of Pittsburgh.
OHIO TOWNSHIP, Pa. – One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on I-279 south in Ohio Township on Thursday.
State police said Samuel Lopez, 25, from McKeesport, was killed when his motorcycle veered off the road and went down an embankment around 5 p.m.
Police are asking anyone who saw what happened to give them a call because right now, it’s not clear why Lopez lost control.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for northeastern and east central Allegheny County on Thursday.
The warning is in effect for east central Allegheny County until 10 p.m. Thursday.The warning for northeastern Allegheny County expired at 9 p.m.
At 6:59 p.m. radar indicated heavy rain in the affected area. Up to 2 inches of rainfall is expected, with an additional 1 inch possible. Flash flooding is expected.
Some locations that may experience flooding include Pittsburgh, Penn Hills, Monroeville, Ross Township, McCandless Township, Shaler Township, Plum, Wexford, Oakmont and Fox Chapel.
A flash flood watch remains in effect for Westmoreland and Fayette counties through Thursday evening.
Source: Flash flood warning issued
Investigators said a 22-year-old man went to the home and asked for an indivudal.
According to police, the homeowner, identified only as a 59-year-old man, told the 22-year-old that the individual he was looking for did not live at the home and then shut and locked the door.
Police said the 22-year-old man then forced his way into the home and the homeowner fired several shots at him from a handgun.