16-year-old arrested in Chicago shooting that killed 8-year-old girl

1/27/2022 7:22:00 AM

16-year-old arrested in Chicago shooting that killed 8-year-old girl.

16-year-old arrested in Chicago shooting that killed 8-year-old girl.

Two people have been charged in a shooting that killed an 8-year-old girl as she held her mother’s hand on a Chicago street over the weekend, police said Wednesday.

killed an 8-year-old girl as she held her mother’s hand on a Chicago street over the weekend, police said Wednesday.Copied! Print Los Angeles will consider a $60,000 reward for tips leading to the the arrest and prosecution of the person who killed 16-year-old Tioni Theus, whose body was found on a freeway onramp in South Los Angeles earlier this month.The No.Click to expand the Mega Menu Click to Expand Search Input Search for:.

A 16-year-old accused of firing the fatal shot that killed Melissa Ortega and the 27-year-old driver of the vehicle involved were arrested this week, police said.The teenager was firing at a group of “purported gang members” standing on a street corner in the Little Village neighborhood shortly before 3 p.Tioni was shot in the neck, and her body was dumped along a 110 Freeway onramp near Manchester Avenue, several miles north from her home in Compton, according to police.m.the Utah Utes, Saturday, December 10, 2016.Saturday, Chicago Police Superintendent David O.A.Brown said.

Melissa was shot in the head by one of those rounds as she and her mother crossed the street, he said.“Tioni was a young lady with so much promise, joy and spirit, with God-given gifts and talents to give to the world.m.“Melissa was a precious little girl.And it is unacceptable that she is the latest Chicagoan to fall victim to senseless, senseless gang violence,” Brown said at a news conference.“It’s disheartening to know that the person or persons responsible for her killing are still on the loose while a family and entire community continues to grieve in search for answers.The 16-year-old, whose identity has not been released, was arrested Tuesday.Provo • The BYU women’s basketball team led by more than 20 points late in the third quarter, but the assistant coaches on the sidelines tried to encourage a team that had some bad body language.He has been charged with one count of murder, one count of attempted murder, two counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm in an occupied vehicle, and one count of unlawful use of a weapon, police said.But what about the Black girl dumped along the 110 Freeway? The lack of attention being paid to the killing of troubled Black teen Tioni Theus is yet another reminder of who is valued in America and who is not.

The driver, Xavier Guzman, was arrested Monday and also charged with murder, attempted murder and unlawful use of a weapon, police said.A 29-year-old man described as the intended target was shot and wounded as he fled, police have said.A motive has not been determined in the fatal shooting, and no suspect identifications or vehicle descriptions have been released.” BYU certainly ended up all right after beating the San Diego Toreros, 70-48, but the game underscored what the Cougars still need to clean up 17 games into the season.Jan.25, 2022 01:50 Melissa and her mother had moved to the United States from Mexico six months ago, and came to Chicago three months ago to be closer to family.7 leaving her father’s house in Compton.“We imagined a better life here.In the last three games, the Cougars have turned the ball over a total of 55 times — an average of 18.

We came in search of the American dream we so famously hear of, but instead I get to live a nightmare for the rest of my life,” the mother said in a statement read at the news conference.Family described the girl as vibrant, energetic and intelligent , but said she suffered a traumatic life episode after her mother was severely injured in a hit-and-run crash that left her physically and mentally disabled.Melissa had just asked if her mother could buy her a hamburger and the mother replied yes before the girl stopped holding her mother’s hand and collapsed, fatally shot, the statement said.The child’s mother also said that she forgives the shooter.“We’re definitely not pretending that Tioni was an angel.Cougars coach Jeff Judkins said one reason for the high turnover rate is playing a feisty San Diego team twice in a row.“As a 16-year-old, the community failed you,” she said.She called for more to be done to combat gun violence and to make the neighborhood safer.“I want to humanize her.

Brown, the police superintendent, said video showed a passenger get out of a vehicle that had driven into an alley, fire a handgun, and then get back in before the vehicle leaves.But Judkins is still none too pleased with the current trend.The car and a handgun that matched bullet casings and bullets found at the scene was found Monday, Brown said.’ ” Family members held a vigil near where the teen’s body was found to bring attention to her killing.Saturday’s gunfire nearly hit other bystanders.Several bullets hit a vehicle that had a man and his 9-year-old daughter inside, Brown said, but neither were injured.Kupfer was stabbed to death in a Hancock Park furniture store where she worked several days after Tioni’s body was discovered.” The last time the Cougars committed fewer than 10 turnovers was on Dec.Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Saturday’s tragedy adds to the those of others lost to gun violence in the city, and added that her office, police and prosecutors are dedicated to addressing the issue.

“We’re committed,” Lightfoot said.“And I know the people of this community are committed.Senior guard Paisley Harding added 16 points on an efficient shooting night, with five rebounds and four assists.We need an army of the willing to turn around the tide of violence in our city.” There were 797 murders in Chicago in 2021, up from 772 the year before, according to the Police Department.Chicago is one of five cities targeted by federal “firearms trafficking strike forces”.“Our guards, they do a great job and they’re trying to handle as best as they [can],” Gustin said.

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