Evanston Police say they have identified and detained a "person of interest" in the shooting of Dajae Coleman, 14.
The Evanston Township High School freshman was shot four times at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, in the 1500 block of Church Street, as he was walking home with friends, according to police. Officers have not released any other details of the crime.
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"The investigation still continues to progress forward and no further information is being released at this time," Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said in a statement issued to the media Thursday afternoon.
Parrott said police would release more information on the person they have taken into custody soon.