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Illinois shooting outside courthouse leaves 2 dead, 1 wounded


A gang-linked shooting outside the house of an Illinois courthouse on Thursday turned into a “running gun battle” that remaining two guys dead and a 3rd wounded, a report mentioned.

The wild scene unfolded as two brothers and a 3rd gentleman were gunned down as they remaining the Kankakee County Courthouse immediately after a hearing at about 9:15 a.m., the Chicago-Solar-Situations noted, citing law enforcement.

Victor Andrade, 26, was killed and the third person was wounded, the report claimed.

Two males — Victor Andrade and Antonio Hernandez — had been remaining dead immediately after the shootout.
Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune by way of AP

The lethal victim’s sibling, Miguel Andrade, 23, then fetched a gun from his car and allegedly returned hearth at his brother’s suspected killer, Antonio Hernandez, 24, in accordance to the Kankakee Police Department.

The two engaged in a “running gun battle” exterior of the courthouse that finished with Hernandez useless.

According to the police, Hernandez and the Andrade brothers were all members of the Latin Kings gang.
According to the police, Hernandez and the Andrade brothers were all associates of the Latin Kings gang.
Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune by means of AP

When police confirmed up, Miguel was allegedly nevertheless armed with a gun and standing about Hernandez’s body. He was taken into custody and charges in opposition to him are pending.

The siblings and Hernandez are all users of the Latin Kings, Law enforcement Chief Robin Passwater claimed at a push briefing, in accordance to the report.

The unknown wounded guy was not affiliated with the gang, law enforcement reported.



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