William Hill | Homicide Watch Chicagohttp://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/william-hill/Latest news about William Hillen-usWed, 27 Jul 2016 10:44:58 -050017-year-old held on $800K bond for role in fatal shooting of Jeremy Rogers at Avondale gas stationhttp://homicides.suntimes.com/2016/07/27/17-year-old-held-on-800k-bond-for-role-in-fatal-shooting-of-jeremy-rogers-at-avondale-gas-station/<p>By RUMMANA HUSSAIN<br /> Chicago Sun-Times<br /> <img src="http://wordpress.homicidewatch.org/chicago/files/2016/07/aa6bc07d71d7bdeed61463c54b0ca0f6-225x300.jpg" alt="Jeremy Rogers | Facebook" width="225" height="300" class="size-medium wp-image-19553" /><p class="wp-caption-text">Jeremy Rogers | Facebook</p><br /> A west suburban teenager was ordered held on an $800,000 bond Tuesday in connection with the fatal shooting of <a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/jeremy-rogers/">Jeremy Rogers</a> at an Avondale gas station last month.</p> <p><a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/william-hill/">William Hill</a> didn’t pull the trigger, but he pointed out 27-year-old Jeremy Rogers to the gunman before Rogers was shot in the head on June 5, Cook County prosecutors said in court.</p> <p>Rogers, an aspiring rapper who performed as Jay Roc, died more than 10 days later on June 16 at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center. An autopsy Friday found he died from a gunshot wound to the head.</p> <p>The single father of two lived in the 1800 block of South Springfield.</p> <p>Rogers and others were at a BP station in the 3900 block of West Belmont Avenue when he, the 17-year-old Hill and another teen started arguing, Assistant State’s Attorney Holly Grosshans said.</p> <p>During the fight, Hill identified himself as a “Spanish 4” gang member, Grosshans said. He also said he went by the street name “Montana.”</p> <p>At one point, Hill was seen making a call on his cellphone, Grosshans said.</p> <p>A few minutes later, a male came from across the street and had “momentary contact” with Hill, Grosshans said.</p> <p>After that, another male came from the direction of a nearby laundromat armed with a gun, Grosshans said.</p> <p>Witnesses said they saw Hill point out Rogers to the partially masked gunman before shots were fired.</p> <p>Hill and the gunman immediately ran away after the shooting, Grosshans said.</p> <p>Hill was arrested Monday.</p> <p>He graduated from a military school in Rantoul, Illinois, and has taken courses at Harper College, an assistant public defender said.</p> <p>The Cicero resident holds two jobs, at a local Popeye’s and at Sbarro, the assistant public defender said.</p> Jeff MayesWed, 27 Jul 2016 10:44:58 -0500http://homicides.suntimes.com/2016/07/27/17-year-old-held-on-800k-bond-for-role-in-fatal-shooting-of-jeremy-rogers-at-avondale-gas-station/Jeremy RogersWilliam Hill