BRIDGEPORT — A 20-year-old Back of the Yards man has been charged in a Jan. 29 fatal shooting in Bridgeport.
Christopher Garza, of the 4500 block of South Wood Street, is charged with first-degree murder and aggravated assault.
Police said Garza shot and killed 20-year-old Israel Pena in an alley near the 1200 block of West 32nd Street around 3:10 a.m. Jan. 29.
Garza landed the assault charge after he head-butted a detective during questioning about an unrelated incident, police said.
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