18-year-old charged in Roosevelt High shooting

September 27, 2013 2:12:13 PM PDT
An 18-year-old has been charged with shooting a student across the street from Roosevelt High School on the Northwest Side.

Kevin Murchison was in court Friday and is being held without bond.

Police say Wednesday afternoon he tried to rob a 15-year-old. There was a struggle and the gun went off, striking the student in the leg.

Murchison is charged with several counts including aggravated battery and attempted armed robbery.