Will The Department Of Justice Take Up The Adam Toledo Case?

Latino community leaders and lawyers are calling on the DOJ to investigate the fatal police shooting of Adam Toledo in Little Village.

Adam Toledo
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Adam Toledo
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Will The Department Of Justice Take Up The Adam Toledo Case?

Latino community leaders and lawyers are calling on the DOJ to investigate the fatal police shooting of Adam Toledo in Little Village.

Latino community leaders and lawyers are asking the Department of Justice to investigate the fatal police shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo in Little Village. Meanwhile, Ruben Roman, 21, who was with Adam the night of the shooting and was charged with firing his gun before police arrived, has been released on bond. His bail was paid for by the non-profit Chicago Community Bond Fund.

Reset checks in with a criminal defense lawyer and a courts reporter for the latest in the case.

GUESTS: Andrea Lyon, a criminal defense lawyer and former public defender

Megan Crepeau, Chicago Tribune Cook County criminal courts reporter