CHICAGO (STMW) — A South Side man is accused of allegedly shooting at a tow truck driver near his Auburn Gresham home on Saturday.
Roderick Myers, 24, was charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm at an occupied vehicle, a felony, police said.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Lead Detective In Investigation Explains On Witness Stand How Smollett Went From Victim To Suspect
At 2:55 a.m. Saturday, Myers allegedly fired a handgun toward a 43-year-old man driving a tow truck in the 8100 block of South Ashland Avenue, police said. Myers lives in the same block.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Slight Chance For Rain Wednesday Morning, Warmer During Day
The driver was not struck, police said. Myers was later identified as the shooter.
Myers was ordered held on $500,000 bond on Sunday, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. His next court appearance is scheduled for Feb. 27.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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