CHICAGO (STMW) — Bond was denied on Sunday for a man charged with killing an 18-year-old man and wounding a teenage boy in a shooting in the West Garfield Park neighborhood in August.
Mark Clay, 20, was charged with murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm in connection with the Aug. 21 shooting, according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: South Shore Woman Sees Police Activity After Shooting Leaves Man Dead, Only To Find Out It Was Her Own Beloved Brother
Clay got into an argument with 18-year-old Cory Fisher and a 16-year-old boy on the street in the 3800 block of West Lexington about 6:12 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Clay pulled out a gun and fired shots, striking Fisher in the head and the teenage boy in the right shoulder, authorities said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Patchy Frost Well Inland
Both were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital. Fisher, of the 3200 block of West Carroll, was pronounced dead at 6:24 p.m., authorities said. The teen’s condition was stabilized.
Clay, of the 900 block of North Latrobe, appeared in bond court Sunday, where a judge ordered him held without bond, according to police and the Cook County’s sheriff’s office. He is due back in court Monday.MORE NEWS: Constituent Says She And Others Were Kicked Out Virtual Meeting With Embattled Ald. Jim Gardiner, And Alderman Isn't Providing Answers
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