Willie Cooper

Devin Alridge, left; Mark Hall (Chicago Police Department)

Pair Charged In Murders Of Deacon, Musician Last December

Devin Alridge and Mark Hall, both 23, are each charged with two counts of first-degree murder for the Dec. 19, 2013, shootings that killed Deacon Willie Cooper and musician Eric “Guitar” Davis, authorities said.


Surveillance photos of two suspects wanted in connection with two homicides in the South Shore neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Searching For Clues In Murders Of Deacon, Guitar Player

Police, Cook County Crime Stoppers and members of two murder victims’ families went door-to-door in the south side Jackson Park Highlands neighborhood looking for clues, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.


Willie Cooper (photo provided)

Church Remembers Slain Deacon

Deacon Willie Cooper, 74, was found in a vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds early Thursday.


Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

5 Dead, 4 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Five men were killed and at least four other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago Thursday.