CHICAGO (CBS)– A 17-year-old has been charged in the murder of a man on a CTA Red Line train.
On August 19, a 23-year-old man was shot and killed on a CTA train at the Garfield stop during the afternoon rush.READ MORE: Worries Of A 'Twindemic' As Flu Season Coincides With The COVID-19 Pandemic
As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported, police said the man was targeted by three assailants as he rode north on the Red Line at said at 4:18 p.m. We know at least one of the assailants brought a gun onto the train, and used it.READ MORE: Simeon Career Academy Student Shot And Killed Just Blocks From School
Police said the 17-year-old was charged with a felony count of first degree murder after he was arrested Wednesday. Police said the teen was identified as one of the offenders involved in the deadly shooting.MORE NEWS: Some Schools In Oswego Forced To Go Remote After Dozens Of Bus Drivers Call In Sick
Police are still searching for the other offenders,