CHICAGO – Police have arrested and charged a man in the robbery and shooting of a 71-year-old man who was shot while watering his lawn.
30-year-old Antonie Davis has been charged with one felony count of robbery and one felony count of aggravated battery. He was arrested yesterday.
Police say Davis robbed and shot 71-year-old Fred LaGuardia as he was watering his lawn in front of his Marquette Park home on Sept. 6th.
LaGuardia’s brutal attack on was recorded on a surveillance video. It shows him watering his lawn, when two men on bikes rode by. They return and one of the suspects tries to rob him. During a struggle shots were fired.
LaGuardia was taken to the hospital where he spent several days.