WATCH: Uncooked surveillance video of tried carjacking, capturing
At a Monday afternoon information convention, police confirmed video from the popcorn store displaying the crime and the suspects in it. They encourage the general public to gradual the video down, take a look at it rigorously, and to allow them to know in the event that they acknowledge any of the suspects.
At the very least $34,000 is being supplied as a reward for info resulting in an arrest within the case.
Police mentioned there are 4 suspects concerned within the crime, although the driving force of their automotive can’t be seen within the video as a result of he by no means obtained out of the automotive. Police mentioned the motive for the crime was carjacking, pure and easy.
“You noticed three suspects exit the automotive,” mentioned Chief Brendan Deenihan. “We imagine not less than two of them discharged their weapons.”
Police mentioned Williams was making his common go to to a Morgan Park popcorn store when the daddy of 4 was murdered.
“Take into consideration your father. What if this was your father?” mentioned group activist Andrew Holmes.
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“We simply need justice for the household. Right here it’s, he was attempting to get some popcorn and his life was taken over a automobile,” mentioned Early Walker, founding father of “I am Telling, Do not Shoot.”
I am Telling, Do not Shoot raised an extra $10,000 in reward cash Sunday, bringing the whole reward supplied for info resulting in an arrest in Williams’ demise to $34,000.
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Chicago police are actually battling a dramatic improve in carjackings, with greater than 12,000 reported thus far this 12 months. There have been 501 reported at the moment in 2019.
Detectives hope this video will assist take a few of these offenders off the streets and convey some peace to Williams’ household.
Anybody with info that may result in an arrest in Williams’ homicide can submit a tip anonymously at CPDtip.com.
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