NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE
Chicago Police Department
Garry F. McCarthy
Superintendent
Martin Maloney
Director
For Immediate Release
March 27, 2015
Contact: Office of News Affairs
312-745-6110
South Side Man Charged with Murder
Name:
Jameel Handcox, 20
9100 block of S. Justine
Chicago, Illinois
Charges:
One felony count of Murder – First Degree
Bond:
Central Bond Court, 2600 S. California – March 27, 2015
Narrative:
Handcox was arrested in connection to a murder that occurred on the 9200
block of South Ada, March 9th, 2015 at approx. 1:25 am. He was charged
after being identified as the offender responsible for fatally shooting a 26 year
old man in the head. The victim was discovered unresponsive on scene and
transported to Stroger Hospital, where he later died as a result of his wound.
No further information is available at this time.
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