Chicago men charged in shooting of NBA star Wade's cousin

Chicago men charged in shooting of NBA star Wade's cousin

And in response to the mournful message, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump looked at the tragedy as an opportunity to call attention to his political campaign, writing on his own Twitter account on Saturday morning (27Aug16): "Dwayne Wade's cousin was just shot and killed walking her baby in Chicago". Drive, was taken to Stroger Hospital with gunshot wounds to the head and arm, and was pronounced dead at 4:15 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Darwin Sorells, 26, and Derren Sorells, 22, were charged with one count of first degree murder and one count of attempted first degree murder in the death of Nykea Aldridge, the Chicago Police Department announced on Twitter.

Derren Sorrells, of the 6000 block of South Indiana Ave, is a documented gang member and was on parole for motor vehicle theft and for escaping custody, police said. Four kids lost their mom for no reason.

"My cousin was killed today in Chicago", Bulls star Dwyane Wade tweeted Friday night. They are both being held without bond, a source with knowledge of the case told CNN Sunday. Investigators said Aldridge was an innocent bystander and not the intended target.

In a briefing on Sunday, police did not say why the driver was targeted except to note that the man was from outside the area and appeared to have an exchange of words with the suspects. He and his mother, pastor Jolinda Wade, participated Thursday via satellite in a town hall meeting in Chicago on gun violence hosted by ESPN.

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is sidestepping questions about the flow of guns into IL from his state as the US presidential campaign delves into the issue of Chicago violence.

In a city with as many as 90 shootings a week, homicides in Chicago this year are on track to reach their highest since 1997, raising concern about a reversal in the declining rate of serious crime in the country's largest cities in recent years. "We need more help & more hands on deck".

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump chose to use the tragedy as an opportunity to call attention to his political campaign, taking to his own Twitter account on Saturday morning (27Aug16) to comment on Wade's post. Not for me and my family but for the future of our world.

Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the brothers accused of killing the cousin of National Basketball Association star Dwyane Wade have criminal records.

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence sidestepped questions Sunday morning on CNN's "State of the Union" about the flow of guns into IL from his state as the US presidential campaign delves into the issue of Chicago violence.

When asked about gun trafficking from Indiana, Pence instead brought up failing schools in Chicago and his running mate Donald Trump's pledge to create jobs.

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