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Reputed gang member found guilty of Chicago cop`s 2011 murder

Mar 04, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

A reputed gang member has been convicted by a jury of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Chicago Police officer eight years ago.

41-year-old Clifton Lewis was shot dead while working as a security guard at a convenience store.

The jury also convicted Alexander Villa of aggravated battery and armed robbery when they returned its judgment overnight.

At the trial, prosecutors told the jury that the 31-year-old ran into a West Side store and shot Lewis during ...