Sunday, January 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured images: Troy Taylor, 25, who was charged with first-degree murder. | Cook County Sheriff’s Office
A Chicago man has been charged in connection to a Jan. 8 shooting outside of nightclub in Bellwood that left two people wounded and one man dead.
Troy Taylor, 27, was charged first-degree murder, according to Bellwood police. According to Cook County documents, he was denied bail.
The shooting, police say, took place after a fight broke out between two parties inside of Avenue 23, a nightclub and bar located at 2305 St. Charles Road, in Bellwood. According to a statement released by Bellwood police, officers responded to calls of multiple shots fired at around 1:14 a.m.
The confrontation continued in the nightclub parking lot, where shots were fired, leaving two wounded and Lazarrek T. Ellis, 30, of Chicago, dead. Authorities did not disclose the conditions of the two people who were wounded.
Taylor is due back in court on Jan. 17. VFP
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