Street Named For Janari Ricks, 9-Year-Old Shot And Killed Outside Cabrini RowhousesA posthumous honor for a boy killed in the Cabrini Green neighborhood this summer.
No Bail For Darrell Johnson, Suspect In Murder Of Jamari RicksJanari Ricks' family said they knew Darrell Johnson because he grew up in the area and he had a distinctive limp. Prosecutors said it was actually that old injury from a shooting that gave him away. He's being held with no bond.
Darrell Johnson, 39, Charged In Murder Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksA 39-year-old man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 9-year-old Janari Ricks, who was shot and killed Friday evening while playing outside in the Cabrini Green neighborhood.
Justice For Janari: Charges In The Shooting Death Of The 9-Year-Old To Come SoonThey described the shooter sneaking through a gangway and firing a gun at a group of men, but instead hitting the innocent nine-year-old.
Suspect In Custody In Slaying Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksPolice have said, around 6:45 p.m. Friday, a gunman opened fire on a group of people behind the townhomes on the 900 block of North Cambridge Avenue – the last occupied section of the Cabrini-Green public housing development – when a bullet struck Janari in the chest.
At Least 34 People Shot, 9 Killed In Chicago So Far This WeekendAt least 33 people had been shot this weekend in Chicago as of late Sunday evening, and nine of them had been killed.
Reward Reaches $4,000 And Counting For Information Leading To Arrest In Murder Of 9-Year-Old Janari RicksThe search continued Sunday night for the killer of a 9-year-old boy outside the Cabrini Rowhouses.
Grief And Outrage After 9-Year-Old Janari Ricks Was Shot And Killed Outside Cabrini RowhousesA family is crestfallen and outraged after a 9-year-old boy was shot dead Friday night while playing outside in the Cabrini rowhouses.