Second Man Charged with Murder of Judge Raymond Myles

A second man has been charged in the murder of a Cook County judge in Chicago, police announced Thursday.

Earl Wilson, whose address and age were not immediately known, is charged with the murder of Judge Raymond Miles, Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Thursday. Guglielmi says Wilson was the gunman.

A press conference will be held at 5:30 p.m. outside Chicago Police Department Headquarters.

Chicago police said officers were attempting to question a man Wednesday when he “requested to be transported to a hospital for possible hypertension or diabetes related issues.”

“We are awaiting information from doctors,” department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in a statement at the time.

A 37-year-old man has already been charged in the fatal shooting, which happened during a robbery on Chicago’s South Side earlier this month.

Chicago authorities said Joshua Smith, who had turned himself in for questioning, was charged with murder, attempted murder and obstruction of justice in connection with the murder of Cook County Associate Judge Raymond Myles.

Police say Smith was the getaway driver who may have helped others involved in the plot. Continue Reading

Article Org: nbcchicago.com

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