CHICAGO — A Woodlawn man was charged with murder for the shooting death of a 16-year-old South Deering boy earlier this month, police said.
Aries T. Sanders, 24, of the 6400 block of South Stony Island Avenue is accused of killing Joseph Brewer Jr. on July 14.
In court Saturday, Sanders was held on $1 million bond, the Tribune reported.
Brewer was shot dead about 2:50 p.m. that day near his family's home in the 10600 block of South Oglesby Avenue, police said.
His father said he had just visited his 4-month-old daughter, Jayla.