Good work, police officers, in being on the scene of the crime so quickly and for making such a fast arrest.
Update: According to Fox Chicago, a police officer in an unmarked car witnessed the murder take place. Bad timing for the bad guys. Make that the alleged bad guys.
Brayant lives at 4425 N Malden, which has been quite the hotspot in the last couple years, involving drive-by shootings and the involvement of Rep. Harris. Check it out here.
We're sure Ald. Shiller will be quite involved in this murder investigation, seeing as she has such a personal connection to the site.
Update 2: A second Breaking News article has some additional information, including the fact that the murder was witnessed by an undercover police officer who was there to document drug sales, and that Brayant Rogers has a previous conviction for attempted murder.
- Busy life for someone just 27 years old.
- When there are so many law-abiding people who desperately need a place to live, why is valuable subsidized housing be given to those convicted of attempted murder? Where's the One Strike Law? How is this fair to the people who live next door to felons in subsidized housing, who don't have the option to move? How is it fair to any neighbors, period?