By Alina Panek
CHICAGO (CBS) — A 28 year old Chicago man was arrested Friday in connection to the late October murder of a 17 year old boy in Gresham, according to police.READ MORE: Bears Hire Colts Defensive Coordinator Matt Eberflus As New Head Coach
Danny Simmons, 28, was arrested at O’Hare International Airport on Friday. Police suspect that he is the offender that shot and killed Tremayne Maltbia, Jr., 17, on Oct. 22, on the 7800 block of S. Wood Street.READ MORE: Pair Charged In Murder Of 8-Year-Old Melissa Ortega Denied Bail; Accused Teen Gunman Committed Three Previous Carjackings, Prosecutors Say
On Oct. 22, Tremayne was walking on Wood Street when a blue minivan approached him, police say. A male offender got out of the van and started shooting. The victim was transported to Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition and was pronounced shortly after.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather Alert: Winter Storm Watch On The Way
Simmons was expected to appear in Central Bond court on Saturday.