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.
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.