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Dwyane Wade’s Cousin Killed In Shooting, 2 Men Charged

Two men have been charged with the fatal shooting of Nykea Aldridge, the cousin of Bulls star Dwyane Wade.

The mother of four was shot in the head and arm while she was on a stroll with her newborn baby on Friday afternoon.

The Chicago Police Department says 22-year-old Derren Sorrells and his brother, 26-year old Darwin Sorrells have been charged.

Both brothers are gang members and on parole for crimes. Darwin was released early from a six year prison sentence.

They have been charged with first-degree murder and first-degree attempted murder and are being held without bond.

Nykea was caught in the cross-fire after the men tried to kill another driver.

Wade, recently left the Miami Heat to join his hometown team.

He took to Twitter the mourn his cousin and ask for an end to senseless violence.

“My cousin was killed today in Chicago. Another act of senseless gun violence. 4 kids lost their mom for NO REASON. Unreal. #EnoughIsEnough,” he tweeted.

 

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