Man charged in fatal Austin shooting

Ladarius Scott, 21, was arrested Thursday in the 4100 block of W. Washington Blvd. in West Garfield Park, Chicago police said.

SHARE Man charged in fatal Austin shooting
gavel.jpg

Ladarius Scott, 21, was arrested Thursday after being identified as the person who fatally shot Alexander Davis on July 16.

Sun-Times file

A man was charged in a fatal Austin shooting that left one dead and three others wounded in July.

Ladarius Scott, 21, was arrested Thursday in the 4100 block of W. Washington Blvd. in West Garfield Park, Chicago police said.

Scott was identified as one of the offenders who shot and killed 29-year-old Alexander Davis of Fernwood on July 16, in the 700 block of N. Lockwood Ave., police said.

He was charged with first degree murder and is scheduled for bond court Saturday, police said.

The Latest
The officer had been stripped of her police powers just days before the shooting after testing positive for drugs, sources said.
The two walked up to a man as he was riding the train at 15 W. 95th St. around 2:40 a.m. Sunday, according to a police alert. They rifled through his pockets and hit him in the head with a bottle.
Through three games, Justin Fields has run more than half as many times as the entire Raiders team.
It’s one thing to get picked on by Aaron Rodgers, but Texans quarterback Davis Mills also had success going at Gordon.
They’ve made their mark running the ball, but a team isn’t going to go far if it can’t pass.