The above offender was arrested and charged after he was observed by Austin (015th) District officers on the roof of a business in the 5300 block of W. Harrison St. on January 30, 2015, at approximately 4:05 am. As the officers approached, the offender threatened to shoot the officers. The offender was subsequently taken into custody and charged accordingly. There were no reported injuries to officers and there was no weapon recovered. Further investigation revealed the offender had burglarized the store of numerous items, which were recovered.
The above offender were arrested and charged after over $6 million dollars worth of cocaine was found in his possession on January 30, 2015, at approximately 2:30 pm. Chicago Police Narcotics Division officers were conducting a narcotics related
investigation involving the above offender when the offender was observed placing two heavy suitcases into his vehicle. As the offender drove off, his vehicle was stopped by police after the offender committed a traffic violation in the 1500 block of N. Kedvale. The offender could not produce a driver’s license and was placed into custody. Further investigation revealed the contents of the suitcases to contain 90 brick shaped objects containing cocaine. The estimated weight of the narcotics was 54,000 grams and has an estimated street value of $6.75 million dollars.
Christopher Cage was arrested after he was identified as the man who fatally shot a 24 year old male and wounded a 39 year old male on January 29, 2015, in the 11900 block of S. Yale Ave at approximately 2:05a.m. The 24 year old male was pronounced on scene with a gun shot wound to the head while the 39 year old male was transported to Christ Hospital in critical condition with a gun shot wound to the chest. Cage was charged accordingly.
Dasyun Catchings was arrested after he was identified as the man who shot two people on September 21, 2014, at approximately 1:10 a.m. in the 5400 block of S. Justine. Catchings was involved in a domestic related verbal altercation prior to the shooting. A 39 year old female was struck shot twice in the buttocks and was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in serious condition. The second victim, a male 38, was treated at St. Bernard’s Hospital for 3 gunshot wounds to the leg. Catchings was arrested and charged accordingly.
Charles Johnson was arrested in connection to a murder that occurred November 7th, 2014 on the 7300 block of South Blackstone Ave at approx. 1:30 am. He was charged after being identified as the offender who approached the door of a 2nd floor apartment residence and fired into it, striking a 22 year old male multiple times. The victim was transported to Jackson Park Hospital where he ultimately succumbed to his wounds. Johnson was apprehended in Iowa City, Iowa on January 13th, 2015 and was extradited to Chicago, Illinois on January 26th, 2015.
The above offender was arrested and charged with the above offenses after Chicago Police recovered over 300 pounds of suspect cannabis from the offender’s SUV during a traffic stop. Grand Central (025th) District officers observed Hargett commit a traffic violation in the 1700 block of N. Moody after exiting an alley on January 24, 2015, at approximately 7:15 pm. When officers attempted to curb the vehicle, Hargett fled the scene. Hargett then stopped the vehicle in the 6200 block of W. Cortland and fled on foot. Officers subsequently apprehended Hargett a short distance away after he was discovered hiding under a porch. After further investigation, approximately 386 pounds of suspect cannabis was recovered from Hargett’s vehicle, which has an estimated street value of over $1 million. Hargett was charged accordingly.
Derrick Moore Jr. was arrested after he was identified as the person who shot a 28 year old man on January 14, 2015 at approximately 11:00 a.m. in the 6900 block of S. Justine. The victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to Christ Hospital in serious condition. Moore was charged accordingly.
Armando Colon and a 16 year old male juvenile were arrested after they were identified as the males who recently robbed two delivery drivers. The first incident occurred on January 14, 2014 at approximately 9:35 p.m. in the 3500 block of W. Dickens. The offenders robbed the 34 year old male victim of an unknown amount of currency and delivery items. The second incident occurred on January 18, 2015, at approximately 9:00 p.m. in the 3500 block of W. Shakespeare Ave. The offenders struck the 52 year old victim in the face before taking an unknown amount of currency and the delivery items. Both offenders were charged accordingly.
The above offender was arrested and charged in connection to a fatal traffic accident that occurred on the 2200 block of N. Lake Shore Dr. on January 19, 2015; at approximately 1:40 a.m. Rodriguez was traveling southbound on LSD at a high rate of speed and lost control of his vehicle striking a guard rail and tree. The vehicle then came to rest on its roof on a frozen lagoon. A female passenger was transported to Illinois Masonic where she was later pronounced. Rodriguez was also transported to Illinois Masonic for his injuries.
Harris and Almore were arrested and charged in connection to a shooting, which occurred at approx. 8:15 pm on January 18, 2014 in the 3100 block of W. Polk. Officers while on patrol observed shots being fired from a Grand Jeep Cherokee. Officers gave chase in their vehicle and arrested the offenders after they struck an iron fence. The victim of the shooting a male 23 years of age was transported to an area hospital for a gunshot wound to the right foot.