Fenger Three Head to Court
Eugene Riley (L), Silvanus Shannon (C) and Eugene Bailey (R) are each charged with the first degree murder of 16-year-old Derrion Albert. Not pictured is Eric Carson, 16.
Updated at 10:45 AM CST on Tuesday, Nov 10, 2009
Three of the four teenagers who stand accused of beating Chicago honor student Derrion Albert to death are set to face the music.
Silvonus Shannon, 19, Eugene Riley, 18, and Eric Carson, 16, will be arraingned on murder charges for their alleged roles in the Sept. 24 incident, which was caught on amateur video.
The graphic footage shows the 16-year-old Albert being hit with boards, kicked and punched as he lay on a sidewalk. Albert was a student at Christian Fenger Academy High School.
A fourth teen has been charged as a juvenile with murder in Albert's death. His name has not been released.
Published at 10:26 AM CST on Nov 10, 2009