Suspects from Oakbrook Center shooting held on $1M bonds

Chicago Crime

OAK BROOK, Ill. — Two suspects involved in the shootout at Oakbrook Center mall on December 23 appeared in bond court Wednesday and have been both been ordered held on a $1 million bond.

The shooting happened on the evening of December 23, leaving a total of four people injured. The mall went on lockdown shortly afterwards and reopened Christmas Eve with a significantly increased police presence.

During the bond hearing, authorities said an additional person was grazed and a woman broke her ankle trying to get away. All of the people wounded in the shooting are expected to survive.

According to the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office, 29-year-old Steve Lane and 32-year-old Tyran Williams, both of Chicago, were arrested and face several charges in connection to the shooting.

Bond has been set at $1 million for both suspects.

Up to 20,000 people were in the mall’s vicinity at the time of the shooting, prosecutor’s said.

Tyran Williams, 32
Steve Lane, 29

Williams faces five counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm and one count of unlawful use or possession of a firearm by a felon.

Lane faces one count of aggravated battery, four counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm and one count of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon by a person with a FOID.

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