• Gunman in Hadiya Pendleton killing to be sentenced Monday

    5 monthes ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - The convicted gunman in the Hadiya Pendleton murder will be sentenced Monday.
    Micheail Ward faces 50 years to life in prison. He was convicted of first-degree murder and aggravated battery following a two-week trial in August.
    A separate jury found getaway driver Kenneth Williams guilty. A sentencing date has not yet been set.
    Pendleton was fatally shot in January 2013 while hanging out with friends in a Kenwood park about a mile from former President Barack Obama's home. She was 15.
    Pendleton had performed at Obama's inauguration as a majorette just days earlier.
    Ward gave a...
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  • Gunman in Hadiya Pendleton's slaying scheduled to be sentenced today

    5 monthes ago - By Chicago Tribune

    The convicted gunman in Hadiya Pendleton's 2013 slaying is scheduled to be sentenced Monday, nearly six years after the death of the 15-year-old honors student put a national spotlight on Chicago's gun violence. Micheail Ward faces a sentence of 51 years to life in prison at the hearing in the...
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  • Man convicted of killing Hadiya Pendleton to be sentenced Monday

    5 monthes ago - By ABC

    The man convicted of gunning down 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton in a South Side park will be sentenced Monday.
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