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Dawn Patrol: Two 15-year-olds charged with Elgin murder

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  • Mario A. Williams, 15, is charged with first-degree murder after an arrest by Elgin's gang crimes unit.

      Mario A. Williams, 15, is charged with first-degree murder after an arrest by Elgin's gang crimes unit.

  • Ricky Moreno, 15, is charged with first-degree murder after an arrest by Elgin's gang crimes unit over a death last week.

      Ricky Moreno, 15, is charged with first-degree murder after an arrest by Elgin's gang crimes unit over a death last week.

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15-year-olds charged with murder in Elgin

Two 15-year-old Elgin teens have been charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of a 16-year-old last week. The teens were arrested last night on first-degree murder charges and are due in court this morning. Officers found Nestor Alvarado in a vehicle with a single gunshot wound to the chest Thursday night after a gang-related altercation, police said. Full story.

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