Man, 85, Charged With Murdering 86-Year-Old Brother On Far South Side

Carlie Davis
Carlie Davis Photo credit Chicago police

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- An 85-year-old man is accused of fatally shooting his 86-year-old brother during an argument over the weekend in the West Pullman neighborhood.

According to police, Carlie Davis faces one count of first-degree murder in the death of Herbert Davis. A police source told the Sun-Times, the two men are brothers.

Carlie Davis was arrested Sunday night in a Far South Side home, after a relative showed up and found the other man fatally shot in his leg, police said.

Herbert Davis died of multiple gunshot wounds at the home in the 11900 block of South Lafayette Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. His death was ruled a homicide.

Police said he was shot sometime between Friday afternoon and Sunday evening.

Herbert Davis was one of 12 people shot to death in weekend gun violence across Chicago.

Carlie Davis is expected to appear for a bail hearing later Tuesday.