Tyshawn Lee Murder Trial: Closing Arguments Today For Trial Of Two Men Accused Of Fatally Shooting 4th GraderProsecutors wrapped up their case Wednesday by showing jurors autopsy photos, including ones of the fatal shot to Tyshawn’s head.
Tyshawn Lee Murder: Trial To Begin For Two Men Accused In Execution-Style Killing Of 9-Year-Old BoyTwo separate juries have been selected to decide the fates of 31-year-old Corey Morgan and 25-year-old Dwright Boone-Doty, who are accused of targeting Tyshawn in retaliation for the gang-killing of Morgan’s brother. Both men are charged with first-degree murder.
Jury Selection To Begin For Corey Morgan And Dwright-Boone Doty In 'Targeted Assassination' Of 9-Year-Old Tyshawn Lee“It was the worst form of evil I think I’ve ever seen,” said Rev. Michael Pfleger, who presided over Tyshawn’s funeral.
Trial To Begin In 9-Year-Old's 2015 Killing That Shocked ChicagoJury selection will begin Friday in the murder trial of two of three men charged with carrying out the November 2015 attack on Tyshawn Lee, a smart fourth-grader who prosecutors say was killed by gang members to send a message to his father, a purported member of a rival gang.
Getaway Driver Kevin Edwards Pleads Guilty, Gets 25 Years For Role In Execution-Style Slaying Of Tyshawn LeeKevin Edwards, 26, had faced up to 60 years in prison if convicted at trial, which was scheduled to begin next week.
Man Sentenced On Gun Trafficking Charges Connected To Death Of Tyshawn LeeTyshawn, who was in fourth grade, was shot multiple times at close range with a .40-caliber weapon, after being lured into an alley at 80th and Damen, near his grandmother’s house, on November 2, 2015.
Trial Date Set For Three Charged With 'Targeted Assassination' Of 9-Year-Old Tyshawn LeeThe three men charged with luring 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee into an alley in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood and killing him execution-style will go on trial in April, more than three years after the boy's death.
Man Charged In Murder That Led To Tyshawn Lee’s SlayingA reputed member of a faction of the Gangster Disciples street gang, Khalil Yameen, has been charged in a deadly gang-related shooting that led to the execution-stye murder of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee, Cook County prosecutors said Thursday.
Man Charged In Murder That Led To Slaying Of Tyshawn LeeA reputed member of Gangster Disciples street gang has been charged in a deadly gang-related shooting that led to the murder of Tyshawn Lee, Cook County prosecutors said Thursday.
Activists Rally Across Chicago To Pray For Peaceful Summer“We’re praying with the youth and for the youth,” said Dr. Donovan Price, who organized a march in Auburn-Gresham in honor of Tyshawn Lee.
Final Suspect In Slaying Of Tyshawn Lee Charged With MurderThe third and final suspect in the execution-style shooting of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee has been brought back to Chicago to face murder charges.