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Cousins Plead Guilty In Homewood Beating Death

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Two people have admitted to their role in a brutal beating that killed a man.

Cousins Madera and Marlon Johnson pleaded guilty Monday to third degree murder and conspiracy.

Madera and Marlon Johnson
(Photo: Allegheny County Jail)

Prosecutors say the pair attacked 63-year-old Roger Brown last June along Frankstown Avenue in Homewood. He suffered severe head trauma and died days after the assault.

Sentencing is scheduled for December.

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