Chicago man expected in bond court in connection with robbery, murder

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Eric Taylor, 28, was charged with first degree murder and armed robbery after a shooting last week led to the death of a cab driver.

According to police, Taylor shot and killed Edwin Obazuaye, 48, a cab driver who had picked Taylor and another man up last Thursday near 85th St. and Parnell Ave.

Obazuaye was taken to the hospital, but died of his injuries Monday night.

A heart attack was a contributing factor in Obazuaye’s death, according to the Cook County Medical examiner’s office.

Police are still looking for one other suspect.

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