1 Defendant Found Guilty In Shooting That Killed Off-Duty CPD Officer John RiveraOne of the men charged in the killing of off-duty Chicago Police Officer John Rivera has been found guilty.
Trial Begins For Jovan Battle, One Of Two Accused Of Killing CPD Officer John RiveraThe jury has been chosen, and the trial of one of two two men charged with murdering an off-duty Chicago police officer in March is set to begin Tuesday.
2 Charged With Officer John Rivera's Murder: What We KnowThe two men charged with the murder of officer John Rivera both have past criminal records, according to Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson.
Man Accused Of Killing CPD Officer John Rivera Shot 'The First Hispanic He Saw' After Unrelated Fight At McDonald's, Police SayMenelik Jackson 24, and Jovan Battle 32, both were charged with one count of first-degree murder and three counts of attempted murder. Jackson also was charged with one count of resisting/obstructing a police officer.