Teens Indicted in Connection to Fatal Shooting in Heights Park

Five teens have been charged with several felonies, including mob action and armed violence, related to an incident where another teen was fatally shot in a Chicago Heights park.

Five teenagers will be arraigned later this month on various charges after a Chicago teen was shot and killed in a Chicago Heights park, a spokesman with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office confirmed Wednesday, Dec. 5.

Mikah Darko, 17, was shot near 15th and Hanover streets and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. Witnesses told police Darko was in the park when two men approached him and started shooting. 

The grand jury handed down an indictment for the five defendants on Friday, Nov. 30 in a Markham courtoom. The accused include:

All five are scheduled to be arraigned on Dec. 18 in Markham.

Jaegermeister269 December 15, 2012 at 06:03 PM
if there are people shooting people on public places, It has to do with everyone, resse,,,, how many kids are killed with stray bullets due to gang crime?
Charles December 18, 2012 at 12:08 AM
Charles December 18, 2012 at 12:09 AM
The only moron here is you. Apparently, you are probably mother to a street thug, or have a street thug as a baby daddy.
Michael Wright December 19, 2012 at 03:47 PM
Dear Lord in Heaven at Christmastime, I pray you learn how to type correctly, spell correclty, speak correctly and use the English language correctly. We have multiple generations of young people who are ignorant, uneducated and jobless. They are also directionless. Just like these boys, who chose an unproductive and damning future. I blame the parents who keep bringing "YALL" into the world and expect everyone but themselves to raise, feed, clothe and educate "YALL" and I blame their offspring who refuse to realize receiving a proper education is the key that opens the lock that binds the chains of ignorance. Which is ultimately what these boys are, except NOW they are ignorant, uneducated, jobless AND IN JAIL CHARGED WITH MURDER. I will say a prayer in Jesus' name that you are delivered from all of the above. Use proper English, grammar and spelling to state your opinion and convey your thoughts. There is no excuse for defiant ignorance. Thank You.
John62Boy December 31, 2012 at 05:01 AM
To: Michael Stupid Wright, You have no ideal who those boys are. Also, you do not know them well or not at all personally to call any of them ignorant. There are two out of the five that i know graduated from high school and one was attending College (Kenndy King). Further more, you definitely got to be ignorant to think or suggest that the Parents, Babies Moma's and Dad's of the accused pictures should be posted along with their mug shot's. You, also want the blame to be placed on the parents as if their parenting some how was the blame or at least failed them. The (Law) see's them as adult's first off and due to the law's changing. Once upon a time at eighteen you were able to purchase a pack of cigarettes and you are still able today to marry at that age without a parents consent. I must catch myself before i get further caught up in (Micheal Stupid Wright) crazy delusions. I do know some of the boys, at least three of this boys that stand accused. If we should pray for anybody less pray for Micheal Wrights sanity!!


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