Carlos Johnson, 17, charged in slaying of Demario Bailey, 15
Carlos Johnson, 17, charged in slaying of Demario Bailey, 15 (Photo credit: Chicago Tribune Video screengrab)

Carlos Johnson, 17, has been charged in the shooting death of 15-year-old Demario Bailey.  He has a bond hearing on Monday.

Police investigators say, Johnson fatally shot Demario Bailey after he came to the aid of his twin brother when robbers jumped them trying to steal a his jacket.

The brothers were walking to basketball practice at their Englewood high school.

The Chicago Tribune reports, “Carlos Johnson was arrested near the scene of Saturday’s shooting at 63rd and State streets and is a suspect in other armed robberies earlier in the day in the same area,” according to police.