November 28, 2007

BREAKING NEWS: "Person of interest" held in Cisse case

The Maroon is now reporting that there has been a confession in connection to the murder of 28-year-old graduate student Amadou Cisse last Monday Morning. Police have detained a "person of interest" and will hold a press conference this morning at 9 a.m.From the article, which just broke about an hour ago:

The Chicago Police Department (CPD) has identified a male “person of interest” in connection with a robbery last Monday morning which took place about 15 minutes before University of Chicago graduate student Amadou Cisse was fatally shot. Though officials have not yet officially brought charges against the individual, one of the two robbery victims told the Maroon that she had identified the offender in a lineup and that detectives told her that they had obtained a confession to the string of crimes last Monday morning that included the killing of 29-year-old Cisse.
We'll have more updates tomorrow, as the story unfolds.