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Man charged in fatal shooting of 9-year-old boy

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Police have charged a man in the fatal shooting of 9-year-old Janari Ricks.
Darrell Johnson, 39, was charged Tuesday with first degree murder in the death of 9-year-old Janari Ricks .
Janari was fatally shot in Cabrini Green Friday as he was playing outside with friends.
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Police said someone walked up and started shooting, striking Ricks in the chest. He was transported to Lurie Children's Hospital, where he later died.
Ricks was not the intended target, according to police.
Johnson was arrested Sunday, police said.
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Cabrini Green shooting: Suspect charged in fatal shooting of boy, 9, on Near North Side

Cabrini Green shooting: Suspect charged in fatal shooting of boy, 9, on Near North Side

1 month ago   |   By ABC

A suspect has been charged in connection with the shooting of a 9-year-old boy in Chicago's Cabrini Green neighborhood Friday night.
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Murder charges filed in shooting death of 9-year-old Janari Ricks

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Murder charges have been filed in the fatal shooting of 9-year-old Janari Ricks, who was killed last week while playing with friends behind the Cabrini-Green townhomes on the Near North Side.
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