WEEK IN REVIEW: Killed in Chicago violence

At least 18 people died in violence in Chicago last week. –- One man was killed and another wounded in an Austin neighborhood shooting late Sunday. The men, ages 18 and 33, were at a house party about 11:50 p.m. in the 5000 block of West Jackson when shots rang out, according to Chicago Police. … Read more →

Cops: Jimmy Payton ran red light, slamming his SUV into a USPS truck and killing his passenger, Sydni Murray

By MATTHEW HENDRICKSON Chicago Sun-Times Wire A drunk driver is facing several charges after his passenger, Sydni Murray, was killed in a crash with a U.S. Postal Service truck early Saturday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, according to police. Jimmy Payton, 27, has been charged with reckless homicide, two counts of aggravated DUI in … Read more →

Jimmy Payton

  • Arrested: July 16, 2016
  • Age: 27
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the July 16, 2016 death of Sydni Murray.

Photo credit: Chicago Police