Police: Pilsen murder may be gang related

February 17, 2009 2:45:32 PM PST
Two men are accused of killing a teenager in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood.Johnny Vasquez, 16, was shot as he stood in the 1900-block of South Loomis late Saturday night when someone reportedly got out of a car and opened fire.

Prosecutors have charged 17-year-old Efrain Becerra of Rockford and 20-year-old Taylor Hock with first-degree murder.

On Tuesday, a judge denied bond for the two suspects.

Police say the shooting may have been gang related.


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