Two men have been charged in the shooting last week at a park in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood that left 13 injured, including a 3-year-old boy who was shot in the face.
Bryon Champ, 21, and Kewane Gatewood, 20, both of Chicago, were charged Monday
night with three counts each of attempted murder and aggravated battery with a
The shooting was in retaliation after one of the suspects had been grazed earlier in
a gang conflict in Back of the Yards.
Police identified Champ as a
convicted felon and a documented street gang member. He was convicted of
unlawful use of a weapon by a felon in July 2012 and was sentenced to boot camp
at the Cook County Department of Corrections.