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BREAKING NEWS:  19 Year Old Parolee Arrested For Killing Cop and Ex-CHA officer

Timothy Herring, 19, of the 8100 Block of S. Manistee Avenue has been charged in the first-degree murder of Chicago Police Officer Michael Flisk.

Herring has been on Parole since September and lived across from the Ally where Flisk had been shot Friday afternoon.

A married father of four, Flisk also had three siblings who were Chicago police officers. Flisk was responding to a call by Stephen Peters, a U.S. Army veteran and AT&T employee, was a former CHA officer.

Both men died from gunshot wounds.

“We’ve really lost a good officer,” said Lt. Bob Dubiel. “He was passionate about his job.”