Tag: Bellwood Police Department

Bellwood Officer, Wife Remembered As Community ‘Heroes’ During Memorial

Saturday, March 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 3/11/18

Featured image: The caskets of James Eric Davis Sr. and Diva Jeneen Davis are carried out of Broadview Missionary Baptist Church on Saturday. | VFP 

A sudden, collective hush seized the crowd of at least 1,000 mourners packed tightly inside of the massive first-level sanctuary of Broadview Missionary Baptist Church, 2100 S. 25th Ave. in Broadview, on Saturday.

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‘James Davis Touched Everybody’s Lives,’ Bellwood Mayor Says Of Slain Officer

Saturday, March 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

During a press conference on March 2, Bellwood Mayor Andre Harvey remembered Bellwood police officer James Davis Sr. as a positive presence in the community whose tragic death has stunned those who knew him.

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Police Confirm That Bellwood Officer, Wife Were Victims In CMU Shooting

Friday, March 2, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: James Eric Davis Sr. and Diva Jeneen Davis. | Facebook/Twitter (via Detroit Free Press) 

Central Michigan University police have confirmed that the victims of a fatal shooting that happened Friday morning on the college’s campus are James Eric Davis Sr. and Diva Jeneen Davis of Plainfield, Ill., according to an article in the Detroit Free Press.

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Bellwood Police Officer Reportedly Killed In CMU Shooting, Son Suspected

Friday, March 2, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews || Updated: 5:26 p.m.

A Bellwood police officer and his wife are reportedly the victims of a shooting that happened on the campus of Central Michigan University on Friday morning, according to multiple media reports. The shooting suspect, who is still at large, is reportedly their son, James Eric Davis Jr.

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Police Recover Stolen Vehicle On I-290 After Bellwood Carjacking

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Screenshot of a CBS Chicago report about a stolen vehicle. 

According to a CBS Chicago report, “Bellwood police say two stolen vehicles were recovered in a Tuesday evening traffic stop on the eastbound Eisenhower Tuesday, which in turn backed up rush-hour traffic.

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Man Charged With Murder In Connection To Jan. 8 Bellwood Nightclub Shooting

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.

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