CHICAGO (CBS) — Bond has been denied for an off-duty Chicago police officer accused of killing his child’s mother.
Pierre Tyler, 29, was arrested after a woman was found shot to death inside a Galewood apartment.READ MORE: Pair Charged In Murder Of 8-Year-Old Melissa Ortega Denied Bail; Accused Teen Gunman Committed Three Previous Carjackings, Prosecutors Say
Andris Wofford died after she was shot in the chin earlier this week.READ MORE: COVID-19 Disparities: First Peek Inside New Lifestyle Hub - One Solution To Ending Disproportionate Impact On Black Chicagoans
Police say Tyler and Wofford had a 9-month-old child together.
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There are previous domestic violence complaints against Tyler. He has been fired by the Chicago Police Department.