“We have two juvenile offenders in custody with charges pending,” Chicago police spokesman Officer Jose Estrada said. A source with knowledge of the investigation said the suspects fled after the shooting. “According to our director, we are expecting murder charges to be filed.”
Jovan Wilson, 15, was shot in the head Friday evening over a dispute about gym shoes in the boy’s Englewood home, police said. 18, 2016. The suspects are a 17-year-old female and a 16-year-old male who is believed to be the shooter, the source said. Danny Davis of Chicago, Chicago police said Sunday. The actual altercation originated while they were inside.”
The juveniles have not been identified and Estrada could not confirm whether Wilson knew the suspects. “His father had just told me about how proud of him,” Davis said at a news conference, “that he was because he was catching on and realizing that all of his life was in front of him.”
Davis held up the personal tragedy as another example of the need to curb gun violence. Better education, more supervision after school activity. On Sunday, Estrada said, “It was not a home invasion, the suspects did not force their way into the home. Police had earlier characterized the incident as a home invasion, saying two people forced their way into Wilson’s residence before a physical altercation ensued and an male began to fire shots. The 15-year-old Grandson of Chicago Congressman Danny Davis was shot to death in a dispute over gym shoes in Chicago on Nov. Better parenting.”
-87.641642 And of course, he never should have had it,” Davis said in a statement. “Where did the gun come from? Davis, a Democrat who has represented Chicago in Congress for two decades, confirmed his grandson’s death Saturday. “What could have prevented this tragedy? Rep. Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of the grandson of U.S. How did he get it?