Jaron Young Surrenders To Police For Murder Of Wiz Khalifa's Uncle Imani Porter

posted Friday January 10 ,2014 at 02:00PM CST | 7 comments

Jaron Young Surrenders To Police For Murder Of Wiz Khalifa's Uncle Imani Porter

Pennsylvania police say that Jaron Young will be tried as an adult with the murder of Imani Porter.

Pennsylvania police say Jaron Young has surrendered in the shooting death of Wiz Khalifa’s uncle, according to an AP report published today (January 10) on abcnews.com

Wiz Khalifa's uncle, identified as 20-year-old Imani Porter, was reportedly shot and killed in his car while at the Waterfront shopping center in Pittsburgh Wednesday (January 8), according to WTAE, an ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Police say Young has been charged as an adult with criminal homicide in the shooting of Porter, who passed away yesterday (January 9), abcnews.com reports.

Porter was reportedly sitting in a Steak 'n Shake parking lot when he was shot. Homicide detectives said they believe Porter intended to sell heroin to Young and another unidentified suspect when he was shot, the story says.

Young denied involvement to reporters as he was taken into custody, per the story.

Wiz Khalifa tweeted about his uncle’s passing with the following tweets:

RELATED: Wiz Khalifa Mourns Uncle's Murder

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