Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Colored Man & teen charged with shooting girl in front of Chicago police sergeant
A Gresham man and a 16-year-old boy have been charged in connection with the shooting of a 17-year-old girl over the weekend.
A Chicago police sergeant witnessed Leslie Borden, 20 and two teens flee from the shooting in the 11100 block of South Vincennes Avenue at about 6:20 p.m. Sunday and gave chase, police said.
The shooting occurred near Morgan Park High School, next to the Morgan Park police district, where the sergeant is assigned. The officer chased the suspects' car until the three bailed out and fled on foot, police said. Police took them into custody a short time later.
The girl was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she was treated for a wound to the upper left thigh, police said.
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