From STNG Wire Reports
A teenager was charged Wednesday with attempted murder in an Uptown shooting last month that left a man critically wounded on the North Side.
Gerald Pitts, 19, of the 900 block of West Argyle Avenue, was charged with attempted murder and criminal trespassing. Pitts was arrested on the 4500 block of North Magnolia Avenue at 7:10 p.m. Tuesday and charges were approved about 11 p.m. Wednesday, according to a police report.
Pitts is expected to appear for a bond hearing later Thursday.
Pitts allegedly was riding a bicycle when he shot a man multiple times about 6:45 p.m. April 18 on the 4600 block of North Broadway, according to police. The man was initially taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, police said.
The report lists Pitts as a Sullivan High School student.
Belmont Area detectives investigated.