Father Of Alexis Wilson, 19, Says Police In Dolton Have Not Given Him Answers About Her Death; Police Say She Dragged Officer With Car – CBS Chicago
DOLTON, Ill. (CBS) — A dad stated Tuesday night that authorities in Dolton have actually not informed him who triggered his child’s death, after authorities stated she dragged an officer prior to crashing into a structure and was likewise shot by officers.
The household of Alexis Wilson, 19, supplied CBS 2 with photos of the teenager.
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Late Wednesday, Wilson’s daddy spoke up, stating he discovered his child’s death after seeing a story on the news.
“All we want is justice man, and they still – the Dolton police have still not told me who killed my daughter,” stated Alonzo Wilson.
Around 1 a.m. Tuesday, an automobile blew through numerous layers of cinderblock and into the Compleat Bicyclist in Dolton – all coming from a fight that began in a fast-food drive-through simply down the block.
Workers at Baba’s Famous Steak & Lemonade dining establishment called authorities after a female was “acting irrationally” at the drive-thru window, situated at Oakley Opportunity and Sibley Boulevard. The dining establishment was closed at the time, and Wilson obviously was distressed that she couldn’t get service, authorities stated.
Dolton authorities stated the lady had a weapon on her, however Illinois State Authorities have actually not validated that.
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Dolton Town representative Sean Howard stated Tuesday that when authorities appeared, they asked Wilson and a male guest to leave the vehicle. The guest went out, however authorities stated the lady declined.
Security video gotten by CBS 2 reveals an officer on the guest side bend into the front seat to attempt to get the chauffeur out of the vehicle as she speeds off, dragging him with her.
Howard stated Wilson was heading towards the other officer, when that officer fired at least 3 shots into the vehicle – which struck the lady.
“The officer saw the car as a weapon,” Howard stated Tuesday.
Wilson kept driving and struck a team vehicle. Security video from a neighboring house reveals the vehicle speed down the block and into the Compleat Bicyclist, where owner Howard Pence likewise lives.
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Wilson was noticable dead. Dolton authorities stated the officer who was dragged remained in major condition.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.