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Man charged with murder in 3600 block of Newstead Ave.
June 03, 2015

Language from the Probable Cause Statement: 


The Defendant was in a relationship with M.H.  On the above date they were at their residence at 36XX N. Newstead.  M.H. used to be in a relationship with R.B.  During the early morning hours, R.B. came to 36XX N. Newstead with S.C. M.H. went out to the back of the residence and started to talk to R.B. and S.C. M.H. eventually got into a fight with S.C. The defendant came outside and shot R.B. multiple times in the neck, back, right shoulder and right hip.  The Defendant also shot S.C. multiple times in the stomach, chest, finger, left hip and back.  Both R.B. and S.C. died as a result of their injuries.  The Defendant left the scene and was arrested later in the day.


*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded guilty. 



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