Police proceed to analyze slaying of youth on Archer
Detectives proceed to hunt for suspects within the slaying of a 13-year-old boy, shot to dying as he
stood exterior within the 5500 block of South Archer, two days after Christmas.
Xavier Quiroz was attacked simply earlier than 9 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 27. He reportedly was on his option to a retailer to purchase batteries for a Christmas toy. He was struck within the chest, again and shoulder. He was rushed to Advocate Medical Middle, the place he was pronounced lifeless at 9:36 a.m.
Detectives are mentioned to be exploring a number of prospects—every thing from a random act of violence, to a case of mistaken identification to a focused capturing for causes unknown. Nobody is in custody.
Relations expressed shock and confusion over the killing. Jennifer Simon, the boy’s mom, advised native information reporters that her son was a toddler with a sort coronary heart who by no means obtained into bother with others.
A GoFundMe web page arrange by family members to pay funeral bills has generated $19,745 in donations from 340 folks, far surpassing its $10,000 purpose.
“Xavier was a CPS Kinzie Elementary Faculty pupil who was a sufferer of mindless gun violence over the Christmas weekend,” relations wrote on the GoFundMe web page. “Xavier beloved basketball, his canine, and his household. Xavier is survived by his mother and two youthful brothers, ages 4 and 6.”
As donations cascaded in, the household added, “There are usually not sufficient phrases to specific our heartfelt gratitude for the outpouring of help now we have obtained for Xavier and our household. We’re each humbled and heartened by the unimaginable generosity from household, associates, and group. Due to you and your overwhelming kindness, we will now cowl the price of Xavier’s funeral bills and supply traumatic grief counseling and prolonged help for Xavier’s two youthful brothers and mom throughout this unimaginable time. Please know that Xavier’s total household stays endlessly grateful for all you will have carried out within the midst of our tragedy.”
Declare man broken fence, trespassed
A 56-year-old Hearst space man was charged with felony trespass to land and felony injury to property after he was arrested within the 4600 block of South Lavergne at 4:06 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6.
Glenn Whitmore, of the 4500 block of South La Crosse, allegedly broken a fence as he broke right into a property after which broke the window of a car, a CPD spokesman mentioned with out elaborating.
In response to public information, Whitmore has been arrested seven occasions by CPD since 2018 on costs that included theft, housebreaking and felony trespass to property.
Charged with illegal possession of debit card
A 38-year-old lady from suburban Burbank was charged with illegal possession of a credit score/debit card when she was arrested within the 8600 block of South Pulaski at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3.
Violetta Antczak, of the 6100 block of West 79th Road, was apprehended by detectives appearing on a tip.
In response to public information, Antczak has been arrested thrice by CPD since 2015 on costs that included felony trespass to land.
Declare man stole at Ford Metropolis
A 36-year-old South Aspect man was charged with retail theft after he was arrested at a retailer at Ford Metropolis at 4:25 p.m Monday, Dec. 7.
Timothy T. Gee, of the 300 block of East eightieth Road, allegedly stole attire and different merchandise from a retailer. He was detained by a safety guard and held for police.
In response to public information, Gee has been arrested 10 occasions by CPD since 2017 on costs that included housebreaking, retail theft, battery, home battery and felony trespass to a car.
Declare man is linked to October capturing
A 32-year-old West Elsdon man was charged with illegal use of a weapon by a convicted felon after he was arrested at his dwelling within the 5400 block of South Kilbourn at 9:35 a.m. Monday, Dec. 14.
Ronnie B. McGhee was reportedly implicated by video proof in an Oct. 15 capturing close to thirty seventh and Western during which West Englewood resident Carols Yanez, 20, was fatally struck within the again as he rode in a northbound car.
In response to public information, McGhee was arrested by CPD in 2014 close to 63rd and Francisco and charged with possession of a managed substance.
Allegedly kicked lady within the abdomen
A 27-year-old Ashburn man was charged with home battery after he was arrested at his dwelling within the 3800 block of West 77th Road at 9:06 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8.
Joel Covarrubias allegedly kicked a lady within the abdomen throughout an argument.
A cost of aggravated assault was added after the sufferer advised police that Covarrubias threw a candle in a glass jar at her. He additionally was charged with violating an order of safety.
Site visitors cease results in weapons bust
A 29-year-old Scottsdale man was charged with illegal use of a weapon after he was arrested throughout a site visitors cease close to his dwelling within the 7700 block of South Karlov at 8:27 pm. Thursday, Dec. 10.
Jonathan A. Marques allegedly admitted to officers that he was carrying a handgun in his car.
In response to public information, Marques was arrested final July at his dwelling and charged with home battery.
Dwelling search results in drug costs
A 20-year-old Garfield Ridge man was charged with 4 counts of unlawful drug possession after he was arrested by officer executing a search warrant at his dwelling within the 5200 block of South Melvina at 9:35 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12.
Jorge Quiroz allegedly was discovered to be in possession of a considerable amount of hashish and different gadgets, a CPD spokesman mentioned.
In response to public information, Quiroz was arrested by CPD in 2018 close to 51st and Lamon and charged with hashish possession.
He scratched my face, lady tells police
A 48-year-old Garfield Ridge man was charged with home battery after he was arrested at his dwelling within the 5600 block of South Archer at 1:54 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8.
Jonathan R. Ledesma allegedly scratched the face of a 38-year-old lady throughout an argument.
In response to public information, Ledesma has been arrested thrice by CPD since 2018 on costs that included possession of a managed substance.
Police arrest man who reportedly fled
A 36-year-old Little Village man was charged with driving on a revoked license, dashing and aggravated fleeing after he was arrested by police within the 5400 block of South Millard at 7:11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.
Enrique Enriquez, of the 2300 block of South Trumbull, was initially noticed driving a car with out headlights close to 52nd and Kedzie, a CPD spokesman mentioned.
Police reportedly tried to curb his car, however he allegedly sped away and finally bailed out close to 51st and Millard. After a foot chase, police put him in custody.
In response to public information, Enriquez was arrested at his dwelling earlier this yr as a result of he was listed as a fugitive from justice on an out-of-state warrant.
Reputed gang member busted on 57th
A 22-year-old man from the city of Minooka, In poor health. was charged with illegal possession of a firearm by a streetgang member in a car after he was arrested within the 3900 block of West 57th Road at 1:01 a.m. Monday, Dec. 7.
Ernesto Magana, of the 1300 block of Emington Lane, was a passenger in a car stopped by police as a result of it was blocking an alley, a CPD spokesman mentioned. Magana additionally was charged with possession of a firearm laser sight.
In response to public information, Magana was arrested final January on the West Aspect and charged with possession of a managed substance and illegal use of a weapon.
‘Suspicious particular person’ name results in arrest
A 51-year-old West Aspect man was arrested on a warrant cost after he was apprehended within the 5400 block of South Nordica at 7:58 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15.
Eddie Anderson, of the 400 block of North St. Louis, was detained by police responding to a “suspicious particular person” name. A CPD spokesman didn’t say what the warrant pertained to or from which jurisdiction it was issued.
In response to public information, Anderson has been arrested 4 occasions by CPD since 2018 on costs that included aggravated assault and felony injury to property.
Convicted felon charged on gun rap
A 29-year-old Woodlawn man was charged with failing to register with authorities as a convicted gun offender, after he was arrested throughout a site visitors cease within the 3800 block of West 59th Road at 6:45 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21.
Dontay Sampson-Jones, of the 5900 block of South Michigan, additionally was cited for driving on a revoked license.
In response to public information, Sampson-Jones has served time in state penitentiaries on convictions that included possession of a stolen car, aggravated illegal use of a weapon and possession of a managed substance. In 2020, he was arrested twice and charged with home battery.
Allegedly spat in officer’s face
A 21-year-old South Aspect lady was charged with aggravated battery of a peace officer after she was arrested within the 6100 block of South Kedzie at 1:26 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22.
Mashay Miller, of 600 block of East fortieth Road, allegedly spat within the face of a police officer making an attempt to detain her as a part of an investigation.
A CPD spokesman mentioned that Miller walked away from a car curbed by police, in response to a report of members of a funeral procession waving weapons out of their autos. The procession began at a funeral dwelling close to Archer and Kedzie, the spokesman added.
In response to public information, Miller was arrested in 2018 and charged with battery.
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