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Daejon Brentley biography: 10 things about Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania man


Daejon “Dae Dae” Brentley is an African-American man from Pennsylvania, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:

Daejon Brentley (©Allegheny County Jail)
Daejon Brentley (©Allegheny County Jail)
  1. He lives in Knoxville, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with his mother and stepfather. (a)(b)
  2. He went to South Brook Middle School in Pittsburgh. (b)
  3. He worked for HelloFresh in Pittsburgh as a cook. (c)
  4. In 2016, he joined the boys varsity football team of Carrick High School in Pittsburgh. (d)
  5. In 2018, he graduated from Brashear High School in Pittsburgh. He was a member of the school’s boys varsity football team. (d)
  6. According to his parents, Garrett King kept showing up at their Knoxville home threatening them amid the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in 2020. (a)
  7. At around 6:30 p.m. on May 11, 2020, he and his parents were in a gold sedan. They stopped in the middle of McKinley Street in Pittsburgh, got out of their vehicle and approached King who was in a black sport utility vehicle. He shot King when King allegedly reached toward something inside of his car. The video surveillance system of a Port Authority of Allegheny County bus driving past captured the shooting. He and his parents fled the scene while King later died at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Mercy in Pittsburgh. (a)(e)
  8. On October 25, 2021, he pleaded guilty to one count of voluntary manslaughter and one count of firearms violation. (a)(e)
  9. He was 22 years old when he pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter on October 25, 2021. (a)(e)
  10. On January 19, 2022, Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Anthony M. Mariani will sentence him. (a)(e)


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