Five years in prison for accidental shooting that killed David Kennedy in Hyde Park apartment in 2014

By JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times Wire A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for accidentally shooting David Kennedy to death last year in a Hyde Park apartment. Paris D. Walker-Rush, 26, was sentenced to five years Wednesday by Judge Mary Margaret Brosnahan after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter and unlawful possession of … Read more →

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Paris Walker-Rush charged in Hyde Park shooting death of David Kennedy

Paris Walker-Rush / Photo from Chicago Police BY JORDAN OWEN Sun-Times Media Paris D. Walker-Rush has been charged with accidentally shooting David Kennedy to death in a Hyde Park apartment Friday night, authorities said. Emergency personnel found Kennedy shot in the head in the 5200 block of South Cornell Avenue about 9 p.m. Friday, authorities … Read more →

Paris Walker-Rush

  • Arrested: Nov. 21, 2014
  • Age: 25
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the Nov. 21, 2014 death of David Kennedy.

Photo credit: Paris Walker-Rush / Photo from Chicago Police