4 months after 18-year-old Anthony Allegrini Jr.’s death, the officer who killed him hasn’t been named. His family held a rally for justice

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It’s been exactly 125 days since a Pennsylvania State Police officer shot and killed 18-year-old Anthony Allegrini Jr.

On Saturday, his parents, Jennifer and Anthony Allegrini, along with friends, family, and community members, marched to the Pennsylvania State Police building on Belmont Avenue and demanded justice. They chanted the name of the officer who they believe shot Allegrini Jr.

“We want police officers to hold other police officers accountable for crimes that they commit,” Jennifer Allegrini said. “That shouldn’t be that hard, it’s their job.”

Supporters of Anthony Allegrini Jr, killed by a Pennsylvania State Police officer in June, gather Saturday near Belmont Avenue and Monument Road to demand consequences for the officer. (Sammy Caiola/WHYY)

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