Chicago girl charged with fatally taking pictures man outdoors bar close to Elmhurst
A Chicago girl was ordered held with out bail for allegedly fatally taking pictures a person final month throughout a struggle within the car parking zone of a bar close to suburban Elmhurst.
Robin Thornton, 34, faces first-degree homicide prices within the demise of 28-year-old Dominique Bynum, the Prepare dinner County sheriff’s workplace introduced Saturday.
Two teams of individuals started preventing inside Galway Bar and Grill in Unincorporated Proviso Township about 2 a.m. on March 26, the sheriff’s workplace stated. The struggle continued within the car parking zone the place surveillance video confirmed Thornton pulling a firearm out of her waistband, then fleeing the scene, the sheriff’s workplace stated.
Sherriff’s police responded to a name of an individual shot within the car parking zone and located Bynum within the 100 block of North fifteenth Road in Melrose Park with a gunshot wound to the chest.
He was transported to Elmhurst Hospital the place he was later pronounced useless, the sheriff’s workplace stated.
Thornton was arrested Wednesday in Chicago. Police discovered a firearm in her dwelling matching the caliber of the shell casing on the scene, in response to the sheriff’s workplace. Thornton additionally made statements about her involvement within the taking pictures that resulted in Bynum’s demise.
Her subsequent court docket look is scheduled for Tuesday.