Urbana Man Charged With Fatal West Side Shooting From July
CHICAGO (STMW) — A 40-year-old Urbana man was expected at the Cook County Criminal Courthouse at 26th and California for a bond hearing on Saturday, after his arrest this week for the murder of a man on the West Side of Chicago last year.
On Thursday, Chicago Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit and Area North Detective Division
Personnel, working with the U.S. Marshals Service, arrested Quinn Holmes without incident at his home in the 300 block of West Park in Urbana, a release from police News Affairs said.
He has been charged with first degree murder for the fatal shooting of a 21-year-old man on July 2, 2012, in the 4200 block of West Van Buren Street, the release said.
At approximately 3:25 p.m. on that date, the victim was standing on the sidewalk when someone who was traveling in a black SUV pulled up, and opened fire on the man, from inside the SUV, police said. The victim suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the chest.
A team of Chicago police officers and detectives worked with the U.S. Marshals Service to locate Holmes at his home in Urbana on Thursday, where he was taken into custody without incident, police said.
Holmes was expected to appear in court for a bond hearing on Saturday.
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