Teen, Project Hood Graduate Shot, Killed in Gresham

Pastor Corey Brooks made a statement on Facebook about the death of Tyquan Manney, 18, shot and killed in Gresham this past weekend. R.I.P. Tyquan Manney – Sometimes living and ministering in the Hood to people on the margins can break your heart. TQ graduated from our school, was in our construction program and was one of my 5 personal mentees.

Today at the age of 18, he was shot and killed, while walking to the store. This is another reason I have to produce more opportunities and build the Vocational and Entrepreneurial Community Center before it’s too late. Please pray for his family.

(Sun Times Wire) An 18-year-old man was killed Sunday in a shooting in Gresham on the South Side.

Tyquan Manney was on the sidewalk about 11:40 a.m. in the 8700 block of South Lowe Avenue, when someone walked up and fired shots at him, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Manney was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries, authorities said.
No one is in custody as Area South detectives investigate.

Article Org: Chicago.suntimes.com

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