Suspect Arrested in Brutal Cicero Bowling Ball Attack in September - NBC Chicago

Suspect Arrested in Brutal Cicero Bowling Ball Attack in September

The attack happened on Sept. 5 at Cicero Town Hall Bowl

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    Family Searches For Answers After Bowling Ball Attack

    A family is calling for justice after a man was brutally attacked with a bowling ball in suburban Cicero. NBC 5's Patrick Fazio reports. 

    (Published Friday, Sept. 6, 2019)

    A suspect was arrested Sunday for a brutal attack that critically injured a man at a bowling alley in early September in west suburban Cicero, a city spokesman said. 

    Police had sought an unknown man for throwing a bowling ball at Damante Williams, 28, during a fight on Sept. 5 at Town Hall Bowl, 5025 W. 25th St., according to Cicero town spokesman Ray Hanania.

    During the fight, the suspect threw a bowling ball at the victim’s head, “causing severe injury,” according to a flyer posted to social media by Cicero police.

    According to Hanania, a warrant for attempted murder was issued for the suspect, Demetrius Easton. Police in Calumet Park arrested him on Sunday. 

    Suspect Sought in Cicero Bowling Ball Attack

    [CHI] Suspect Sought in Cicero Bowling Ball Attack

    Police in Cicero are trying to find a man suspected in a brutal attack with a bowling ball. NBC 5's Michelle Relerford reports. 

    (Published Friday, Sept. 6, 2019)

    The victim, Williams, suffered a skull fracture and was in serious condition following the incident.

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