Shooting leaves N.J. man dead

STEUBENVILLE – Andrew L. Estes, 22, of Newark, N.J., died Sunday in a Pittsburgh hospital after he was shot while standing on a porch Saturday evening in the 700 block of Rosswell Avenue, City Police reported.

Estes was standing on the porch at a house at 722 Rosswell Avenue with another man when shots were fired around 11:42 p.m. Saturday, police reported. The other man ran inside, and, when he came back out, he discovered Estes had been shot, police reported.

Police believe Estes was shot at least once in the head or neck area.

There were no other witnesses to the shooting, police said.

Spent shell casings were discovered down the street from the home, police reported.

Estes had involvements with City Police since 2010, mainly traffic stops for driving with a suspended license. Police do not know if he had a local address.

Police are asking if anyone has information about the shooting to call the department at (740) 283-6090.

(Law can be contacted at mlaw@heraldstaronline.com.)