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17-year-old Charged with First-degree Murder in Death of Tyreke Jenkins

Tyreke Jenkins with his mother, Dominique. (Photo: Family)

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Park Forest police said a 17-year-old Richton Park resident was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Tyreke Jenkins. Mr. Jenkins, 18, of Park Forest, was found in the utility easement in the 300 block of Somonauk Street on Monday, February 18, 2019, just after noon. He was fatally shot in the back and his death was ruled a homicide, an official with the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said.

The teen was . . .

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