The Allegheny County District Attorney, Stephen Zappala, Jr., charged East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld with criminal homicide today in the shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose II.
Rosfeld is accused of shooting Rose three times on June 19th as he fled a car after a traffic stop. According to Allegheny County Police, Antwon was a passenger in a car that authorities suspected of being involved in an earlier shooting.
Rosfeld’s bail was set at $250,000. A preliminary hearing is set for July 6th. It was not immediately clear if the officer had obtained representation.