Suspect arrested and charged after Darrius Buckley shot to death during argument in driveway in Jeffery Manor

By NADER ISSA
Chicago Sun-Times Wire

Delton Bates | Chicago Police

Delton Bates | Chicago Police


Darrius Buckley was fatally shot during an argument Saturday evening in the Far South Side Jeffery Manor neighborhood, and police immediately arrested a suspect.

Delton Bates, 42, has been charged with first-degree murder for the shooting, which happened in a driveway in the 9700 block of South Merrion, according to Chicago Police.

Buckley, 33, and Bates were arguing in the driveway at 8:47 p.m., police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Bates allegedly took out a gun and shot Buckley multiple times in the head, according to authorities.

Buckley, known as “Debo,” lived nearby in the same neighborhood. He was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

Bates, who on the block where the shooting occurred, was arrested in the driveway about 10 minutes after the shooting, police said.

Bond was denied for Bates during a court appearance Tuesday, according to Cook County sheriff’s office records. His next court appearance is scheduled for Oct. 5.

Ida Arvizu, who was pregnant; Adrian Cano, Joel Sandoval and Miguel Sandoval killed in Brighton Park gang shooting

By NADER ISSA, TAYLOR HARTZ and MITCHELL ARMENTROUT
Chicago SUn-Times

Ida Arvizu | GoFundMe

Ida Arvizu | GoFundMe


A pregnant woman and two brothers were among four people shot to death Friday night in Brighton Park, in the latest bloodshed stemming from an ongoing gang war in the Southwest Side neighborhood, officials said.

The woman, Ida Arvizu; and three men, Michelle Adrian Cano, Joel Sandoval, and his brother Miguel Sandoval were found in a car by officers responding to a call of shots fired about 8:35 p.m. in the 4700 block of South Fairfield, according to Chicago Police.

Ald. Ray Lopez said her mother confirmed to authorities that the 28-year-old Arvizu, who worked as a dental hygienist, was pregnant when she was killed.

A GoFundMe page was set up to help with funeral costs for Arvizu, whom the author said was 7 months pregnant with a boy to be named Reymundo, and also had a 7-year-old daughter, Jaelyn.

Friends said Joel Sandoval was Arvizu’s ex-boyfriend and the father of both children.

Arvizu, 24-year-old Joel Sandoval, 27-year-old Miguel Sandoval, and the 21-year-old Cano, who was known as “Kano,” all suffered multiple gunshot wounds and their deaths were ruled homicides.
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Maurice King shot to death while walking to his vehicle near his home in Gage Park

Maurice King was killed in a shooting Saturday morning near his home in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The 21-year-old King was walking to his vehicle at 10:11 a.m. in the 2500 block of West 58th Street, according to Chicago Police.

A man approached and fired multiple shots at him, police said.

King suffered two gunshot wounds to each shoulder and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 10:49 a.m., police said.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

Micah Brown killed in drive-by shooting in Marquette Park

Micah Brown was shot to death Friday morning in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

Officers responding to a call of shots fired at 11:14 a.m. found the 23-year-old lying unresponsive in the 6400 block of South Talman, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

He had been shot in the chest by someone in a passing vehicle, police said.

Brown was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:28 a.m., and his body was taken to Holy Cross Hospital, authorities said. He lived in the Gresham neighborhood.

An autopsy Saturday found he died of multiple gunshot wounds, and his death was ruled a homicide.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

24-year-old Dantrell Morgan found shot to death in Englewood

Dantrell Marquell Morgan was found shot to death early Thursday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

Officers responded to a call of shots fired at 2:09 a.m. and found the 24-year-old in a grassy area of the sidewalk in the 7100 block of South Carpenter, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

He had been shot in the left side of his body.

Morgan was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 10:28 a.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

WEEK IN REVIEW: At least 12 people were killed, including three in mass shooting in Roseland

At least 12 people were killed last week in Chicago, including a pair of teenage boys, and three people who were killed while standing out a home on the Far South Side.
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A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in the South Chicago neighborhood. Just after 5 p.m., he was standing on the sidewalk in the 8000 block of South Manistee when another person walked up, pulled a weapon and fired shots, according to Chicago Police.

The boy, identified as Melvin James, suffered gunshot wounds to the abdomen and left leg, and was taken Comer Children’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2 a.m. Wednesday, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the same neighborhood where he was shot.

A day earlier, a 15-year-old boy was shot to death during an argument in the Southwest Side Lawndale neighborhood. Antwon Green was on the sidewalk at 7:49 p.m. in front of a home in the 1500 block of South Drake when he started arguing with a group of people, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

During the argument, someone pulled out a gun and shot him in the back, police said. Green was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead about 30 minutes later, authorities said.

The mass shooting occurred Saturday night when two women and a man were shot to death in outside one of the victim’s homes in Roseland. The group was standing behind a parked vehicle about 11:40 p.m. when two people came out of an alley near the 11400 block of South Yale and fired multiple shots, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.
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Jawon ‘Doola’ Garrett shot to death while standing with group of men on Near West Side

Jawon Jermaine Garrett, known to friends as “Doola,” was fatally shot early Wednesday on the Near West Side.

Just after midnight, the 40-year-old Garrett was with a group of men in the 2300 block of West Madison, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Two male suspects walked up and began firing shots, police said.

Garrett suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the body, and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:41 a.m., authorities said.

He lived in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

No one was in custody early Friday as Area Central detectives conduct a homicide investigation.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

Isaac Hughes-Allen found shot to death on street in Austin

Isaac L. Hughes-Allen was found shot to death early Tuesday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

Officers responding to reports of a person down at 4:42 a.m. in the 5000 block of West Monroe found the 32-year-old lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the face, according to Chicago Police and the Cook county medical examiner’s office.

Hughes-Allen was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:55 a.m., authorities said. He lived in the Northwest Side Belmont Cragin neighborhood.

The circumstances of the shooting were not known as Area North detectives conduct a homicide investigation.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

25-year-old Angelo Terrell of Bellwood shot to death in West Garfield Park

Angelo Terrell of west suburban Bellwood was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.

The 25-year-old Terrell was standing outside at 3:38 p.m. in the 300 block of South Kilbourn, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A male suspect walked up, pulled out a handgun and opened fire, police said. The shooter was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

Terrell was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than 30 minutes later at 4 p.m., according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

No one was in custody early Wednesday as Area North detectives conduct a homicide investigation.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire

17-year-old Antonio Monteza shot to death at Rogers Park gas station

Seventeen-year-old Antonio Monteza was shot to death early Tuesday in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side.

The boy was hanging out with friends at a gas station about 2:40 a.m. in the 7500 block of North Sheridan, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A male suspect walked up and pulled a gun, according to police. Monteza tried to run, but was shot in the head and abdomen in the 1400 block of West Howard.

He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston, where he was pronounced dead at 3:26 a.m., authorities said.

He lived a few blocks away in the same neighborhood.

No one was in custody early Wednesday as Area North detectives conduct a homicide investigation.

—Chicago Sun-Times Wire