CHICAGO (CBS)– A fourth suspect has been charged in the shooting death of retired Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Dwain Williams.
According to Chicago police, Jaylen Saulsberry, 19, was arrested at O’Hare Airport after being extradited from Pennsylvania to Chicago.READ MORE: Chicago Culture Celebrates The City While Giving Back To Youth For Black History Month
Saulsberry was charged with one felony count of first-degree murder.
“He was identified as a participant in the fatal shooting and attempted armed robbery of a 65-year-old male victim on December 3, 2020 in the 2400 block of W. 118th St. in the 22nd (Morgan Park) District,” police said in a written release.
On December 3, retired Chicago Fire Lieutenant Dwain Williams was shot and killed during a carjacking attempt in Morgan Park.READ MORE: Mother And 10-Year-Old Daughter Dead, 4 Family Members Hospitalized After House Fire In Auburn Gresham
Around 2 p.m., Williams, 65, was leaving the Let’s Get Poppin’ popcorn store at 11758 S. Western Ave. and was walking to his vehicle, when a four-door dark-colored sedan pulled up and four men got out and surrounded Williams, according to Chicago Police Chief of Operations Brian McDermott.
Three others have been charged in the crime. On Dec. 28, Devin Barron, 20, is charged with felony first-degree murder and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.
On Dec. 18, Dwain Johnson, 18, was charged with first-degree murder, aggravated attempted vehicular hijacking, and two counts of unlawful use of a weapon in Williams’ death. He is being held without bond.
On Dec. 17, a 15-year-old boy was charged as a juvenile with first-degree murder and armed robbery for his role in the killing. His name is not being released because he is a juvenile.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Warm But Wet Sunday Morning Ahead Of Cold Front
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