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The boy's family is suing the city and the unnamed officer who shot the teen. “He stopped and put his hands up," one of the family's lawyers said.
After neighbors raised concerns and Block Club Chicago asked the city questions about the sale of the old Northtown branch, the deal was scrubbed and a public bidding process was put in place.
Eduard "Ed" Peci, 70, is a fixture behind the counter at Windy City Liquors. Neighbors are raising money for his medical care after police said someone punched him outside the store last week.
The new team will spend several weeks meeting with local groups, community members and health care providers. The members will begin responding to emergencies in June.