WEEK IN REVIEW: 13 killed in violence, including two accidental shootings

At least 13 people died from violence the week of October 23-29 in Chicago. The victims included 10 people who where fatally shot, including two who police said were killed in “accidental” shootings. The homicides considered accidental by police were the shootings of a 16-year-old girl and a 21-year-old woman, police said. The girl, identified … Read more →

Man charged with fatally stabbing his roommate, 53-year-old Robert Gant, during argument in their Roseland apartment

Robert Gant was stabbed to death inside his Far South Side Roseland neighborhood apartment on Friday, and his 52-year-old roommaten has been charged with his murder. About 5 a.m., the 53-year-old Gant was arguing with his roommate, Jerome Flagg at their home in the 100 block of West 115th Street, according to Chicago Police and … Read more →

Jerome Flagg

  • Arrested: Oct. 27, 2017
  • Age: 52
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the Oct. 27, 2017 death of Robert Gant.