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Published on May 16, 2024
Chicago Man Charged with Attempted Murder in Shooting of 27-Year-OldSource: Chicago Police Department

A Chicago man has been cuffed for the attempted murder of a 27-year-old male, authorities said. According to Chicago Police, 35-year-old Jeremy Wormack of the 1100 block of W. 102nd St was collared by members of the Chicago Police Department Fugitive Apprehension Unit.

Wormack was nabbed on May 15 at around 9:50 a.m. at his residence after being identified as the gunman who shot a 27-year-old multiple times on March 21 at the 9000 block of S. Yale Ave in Chicago. The victim was found in the 6th District, suffering from several gunshot wounds, the police report stated. The suspect now faces one felony count of first-degree attempted murder and one count for the issuance of a warrant.

The detention hearing for the accused is set to take place at 555 W. Harrison on May 16, 2024. The Chicago Police Department has not released further details on the motive or the circumstances leading up to the shooting. The status of the victim is currently unknown, and updates on the case are pending.

Wormack, who remains in police custody, will answer to the charges in court as the justice process unfolds.