Shantae M. Nevith | Homicide Watch Chicago news about Shantae M. Nevithen-usTue, 06 Jun 2017 13:16:13 -0500Shantae Nevith fatally shot during domestic dispute in Logan Square by man who then took his own life<p><iframe src="" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p><img src="" alt="Shantae Nevith and her daughter | Facebook" width="169" height="300" class="size-medium wp-image-26232" srcset=" 169w, 500w, 450w, 540w" sizes="(max-width: 169px) 100vw, 169px" /><p class="wp-caption-text">Shantae Nevith and her daughter | Facebook</p>The man suspected of fatally shooting <a href="">Shantae M. Nevith</a> during a domestic-related incident Sunday afternoon in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side later shot himself in the head, authorities said.</p> <p>Nevith, 22, was shot by Charles Torrence Jr., also 22, during an argument at 12:25 p.m. in the 2500 block of West Lyndale, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.</p> <p>Nevith was shot in the head and back, and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 1:57 p.m., authorities said. An autopsy Monday ruled her death a homicide.</p> <p>Torrence ran away after the shooting, but police said he was found at 7:34 p.m. in the 4300 block of West Carroll with a gunshot wound to the head that appeared to be self-inflicted.<br /> <span id="more-26226"></span></p> <p>He was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:44 p.m., authorities said. An autopsy Monday ruled his death a suicide.</p> <p>Both Torrence Jr. and Nevith lived in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, and were the parents of a 2-year-old girl.</p> <p>Nevith, a graduate of Alcott College Prep and member of the U.S. Army Reserve, said in a 2011 interview that she had always loved to sing, and dreamed of a career as a singer. </p> <p>A candlelight ceremony was scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday. A memorial service is planned for 1 p.m. Sunday at Alcott College Prep.<br /> <em><br /> --Chicago Sun-Times Wire and Homicide Watch Chicago</em></p> Jeff MayesTue, 06 Jun 2017 13:16:13 -0500 M. NevithCharles Torrence Jr.