Murder Charge Filed In Maywood Shooting Of 30-Year-Old Chicago Woman

Sun-Times Media Wire
July 07, 2020 - 2:09 pm
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MAYWOOD (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A 38-year-old Maywood man is charged in connection to a fatal shooting from June in the western suburb.

Troy Taylor faces a first-degree murder charge in the shooting of 30-year-old Mylonia Winbush, according to a statement from Maywood police. He was arrested July 3.

Winbush, of Chicago, was shot in her torso at about 2 a.m. June 8 in the 1600 block of South 19th Street in Maywood, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She died later at Loyola University Medical Center. Her death was ruled a homicide.

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A Cook County judge ordered Taylor held without bond during a July 4 court appearance, according to court records.

Taylor’s criminal history includes a 2015 guilty plea to aggravated fleeing from police, for which he received probation, court records state.

He is due in court again Wednesday.

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