Lawsuit: Chicago Police disregarded orders to stop chase that led to death of Dillan Harris

By SAM CHARLES Chicago Sun-Times Wire The mother of a 13-month-old Dillan Harris, who was fatally run down by a vehicle fleeing police earlier this month, is suing 20 unnamed officers involved in the chase, alleging they disregarded orders to stop the pursuit that ultimately claimed her son’s life. Shatrelle McComb filed the suit Wednesday … Read more →

Baby Dillan’s funeral: ‘The hurt. Oh Lord, the hurt.’

By BECKY SCHLIKERMAN Chicago Sun-Times Dillan Harris was buried Saturday in a tiny white coffin. The 13-month-old wore a white suit as his family celebrated his short life. A week after little Dillan was run-down by a man fleeing a South Shore shooting, about 500 family, friends and loved ones gathered at Gatling’s Chapel on … Read more →

Antoine Watkins charged with murder for running down 1-year-old Dillan Harris

A 21-year-old man has been charged with murder after 13-month-old Dillan Harris was run down by a vehicle fleeing a deadly gang shooting Saturday afternoon in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side. Antoine Watkins faces one count of murder with a strong probability of death or injury, a felony, according to Chicago Police. Watkins, … Read more →

Antoine Watkins

  • Arrested: July 11, 2015
  • Age: 21
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the July 11, 2015 death of Dillan Harris.

Photo credit: Antoine Watkins