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 →

Shakeyah Jackson dies 10 months after being wounded in mass shooting that left four others dead in Roseland

19-year-old Shakeyah Jackson died Monday, more than 10 months after she was shot multiple times during a Roseland neighborhood home invasion and shooting that killed four other people last year. Jackson died at 6:54 p.m. Monday at Oaklawn Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She had been in a … Read more →

Man charged with executing four, leaving fifth in coma during botched robbery at drug house on Far South Side

By ANDY GRIMM Chicago Sun-Times A survivor of a brutal Far South Side home invasion that left Elijah Jackson, his pregnant sister, Shacora Jackson; Shacora’s 19-year-old daughter, Nateyah Yafah Hines; and Scott Travis Thompson dead told investigators he listened to one of the victims beg for his life, prosecutors said Thursday. Lionel Parks and a … Read more →

Lionel Parks

  • Arrested: March 28, 2017
  • Age: 29
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

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