Jameel Handcox | Homicide Watch Chicagohttp://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/jameel-handcox/Latest news about Jameel Handcoxen-usFri, 27 Mar 2015 11:23:06 -0500Jameel Handcox charged with murder in Washington Heights murder of Larry Hardinhttp://homicides.suntimes.com/2015/03/27/jameel-handcox-charged-with-murder-in-washington-heights-murder-of-larry-hardin/<p><img src="http://wordpress.homicidewatch.org/chicago/files/2015/03/JameelHandcox.jpg" alt="Jameel Handcox / Photo from Chicago Police" width="100%" height="auto" class="size-full wp-image-10504" /><br /> Jameel Handcox / Photo from Chicago Police</p> <p><a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/jameel-handcox/">Jameel Handcox</a> was charged with murder for the Washington Heights shooting death of <a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/larry-hardin-jr/">Larry Hardin</a> this month.</p> <p>Officers responding to a call of shots fired found Hardin on a sidewalk in the 9200 block of South Ada Street about 7:35 p.m. March 9, authorities said.</p> <p>Prosecutors said Handcox walked up to a group and shot Hardin in the head, <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-brainerd-murder-charges-20150328-story.html">according to the Chicago Tribune</a>. Handcox then shot Hardin eight more times at close range, prosecutors said. </p> <p>Hardin, 26, of the 1400 block of East 90th Street, was shot in the head and died at the scene, authorities said.<br /> <span id="more-10503"></span><br /> <iframe src="http://homicides.suntimes.com/api/v1/homicides/938.html" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p>Handcox, 20, of the 9100 block of South Justine Street, was charged with first-degree murder, according to police, who initially said the shooting was gang related.</p> <p>On Saturday, Judge James Brown ordered Handcox held without bond.</p> <p>-- Sun-Times Media Wire</p> Michael LansuFri, 27 Mar 2015 11:23:06 -0500http://homicides.suntimes.com/2015/03/27/jameel-handcox-charged-with-murder-in-washington-heights-murder-of-larry-hardin/Larry Hardin Jr.Jameel Handcox