Video posted by CWB Chicago reveals a bunch of youngster gunmen using squad techniques in an ambush that left a 14-year-old boy killed and three wounded: a 21-year-old lady and two males ages 18 and 19. One of many alleged teen attackers was captured by police after a shootout. The teenager had a leg wound however it has not been decide if the wound was from the shootout with police. No officer was wounded, although three officers have been taken to the hospital for “remark”.
The video reveals 4 hoodie sporting youths sneaking by way of an deserted lot in a residential neighborhood in free formation after which forming an assault squad as they hit the sidewalk, laying down a burst of withering fireplace.
— CWBChicago (@CWBChicago) June 3, 2023
The New York Post reports the teenagers used “makeshift machine weapons” with “Glock switches” (excerpt):
Chilling video captures the second a bunch of criminals armed with makeshift machine weapons opens fireplace on a crowd in Chicago, killing a 14-year-old boy and wounding three different individuals.
Police stated the gunmen are believed to have used handguns with “Glock switches” — unlawful attachments that enable the weapons to carry expanded magazines with as much as 50 rounds.
A newly acquired video reveals 4 individuals, at the least two armed with machine weapons, unleashing a torrent of gunfire in Chicago on Wednesday night. The photographs left a 14-year-old boy useless and at the least three others injured.
Later, a 16-year-old boy fired a gun at Chicago law enforcement officials as they investigated the capturing. He was charged yesterday with six counts of tried homicide of peace officers.
The video, offered to CWBChicago by a supply, reveals 4 individuals strolling throughout a vacant lot within the 4200 block of South Wells round 8:20 p.m. on June 1.
…Chicago law enforcement officials responded to a ShotSpotter alert and located 4 victims mendacity on the bottom and a 16-year-old boy armed with a handgun close by, in line with CPD. The boy fired his weapon towards officers, and the cops fired again, then took him into custody, in line with a police media assertion
Preliminary police assertion on the capturing:
— Tom Ahern (@TomAhernCPD) June 2, 2023
WBBM-TV report on the 14-year-old boy, Pierre Johnson, killed within the assault. Police report 80 shells have been recovered on the crime scene.
WLS-TV reported the teenager gunman captured by police has been charged with tried homicide of law enforcement officials (excerpt):
A 16-year-old boy was charged with tried homicide of Chicago law enforcement officials in a capturing within the Fuller Park neighborhood on Thursday.
The teenager was arrested minutes after a 14-year-old boy was killed and 4 different individuals have been wounded within the 4200 block of South Wells Road, Chicago police stated.
He was charged with a number of counts of tried first-degree homicide, aggravated discharge of a firearm at peace officers and aggravated discharge of a firearm, police stated. He was additionally charged with illegal use of a weapon beneath the age of 21.
Responding officers discovered a number of victims on the bottom and a gunman standing close to them, police stated.
“That armed offender then discharged his firearm within the path of the officers,” police stated in a press release. “An officer returned fireplace, and the offender fled and was taken into custody a short while later. It was found the offender had a gunshot wound to the leg.”