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Man Charged With Murder In West Side Shooting

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Harold Cook / Chicago Police photo

Harold Cook / Chicago Police photo

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CHICAGO (STMW) – A man has been charged with shooting a man to death Friday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

Harold Cook, 22, is charged with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting that happened about 12:45 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Van Buren Street, according to a release from police News Affairs.

Terrell Wilson, 21, had been fighting with Cook’s brother when Cook got out of a car, chased Wilson and shot him in the neck before taking off in the car, authorities said.

Wilson, of the 1100 block of South Throop Street, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Cook, of the 4200 block of West West End Avenue, also faces a parole violation for a previous conviction.

He is set to appear in bond court on Sunday.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2014. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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