Wednesday, November 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Malik D. Henderson and Calvin D. Patterson. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department
Two men are in custody and facing a range of charges after they got into a shootout with Maywood police officers, according to a report released by the Maywood Police Department on Nov. 1.
According to officers, Malik D. Henderson, 21, of Chicago, and Calvin D. Patterson, 19, of Maywood, were approached by officers on Sunday, Oct. 29, at around 4 p.m. while walking near 5th Ave. and Randolph.
The two men were reportedly being sought by police for an armed robbery that had happened earlier, police said. When officers approached the two men, Henderson allegedly pulled out a handgun from his waistband and fired it, missing the officers, before fleeing.
Henderson and Patterson were both later apprehended after a short chase. No one was reportedly injured, but police recovered a gun on the scene.
The two men, whose court hearing was on Nov. 1, were both charged with attempted murder, armed robbery, aggravated discharge of a weapon and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Police gave no word on their bond amount.
More as this story develops. VFP
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