On September 28, 2018 at 8:25 p.m., the Harrisburg Police responded to a residence in the 1300 block of Berryhill Street for shots fired call. The shots were to have been fired to the rear of the residence. When officers arrived, they observed an open rear door with blood leading into the building. Officers entered and found Kevin Royster, 22-year-old black male, lying on the floor. Officers rendered aid until EMS arrived on scene. EMS then rendered aid, but Royster succumbed to his injuries and died.
On September 29, 2018 at 12:37 p.m., 28-year-old Julius Allen was arrested and charged with Criminal Homicide and Burglary.