CHICAGO (STMW) — A man and a 17-year-old boy have been charged in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting of a man sitting in a vehicle with his girlfriend in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood early Saturday.
Michael Tucker, 20, of the 3800 block of East Rita Drive in Richton Park, and Kiontae A. Mack, 17, of 13100 block of South Corliss Avenue, were arrested and charged with one count of first degree murder and two counts of armed robbery, according to a release from police News Affairs.READ MORE: Northbound Lanes Reopen On I-65 In Jasper County After Crash Involving Semi Truck
The man was sitting in a vehicle with his girlfriend about 2:30 a.m. in the 4900 block of South Drexel Boulevard when two males walked up with a handgun and announced a robbery, police said.
When the man attempted to fight, one of the males shot him multiple times, police said.READ MORE: Moderna Says Third COVID Vaccine Booster Shot ‘Likely To Be Necessary’ This Fall Due To Delta Variant
Stephin Wilkins, 20s, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 3:10 a.m., according to Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
Tucker is scheduled to appear Monday in bond court at 2600 S. California Ave.MORE NEWS: Boy, 15, Charged In Hyde Park Carjacking, Chinatown Armed Robbery
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