Special Report:
Charges Filed in Halsted Stabbing
Dear Neighbors,

Adam Bramwell, 32, has been charged with multiple felonies for the stabbing of a recent DePaul graduate on July 19th on Halsted Street . Bramwell was arrested August 9 in Texas on charges relating to the July 13 carjacking and battery of a woman on Fremont Street, who fortunately was able to escape with only minor injury. He is now being charged as well for the brutal 3:00 a.m. attack on Halsted Street.

He is also charged with possessing a stolen vehicle that was used the night of the crime and later setting the car on fire, as well as violations of his previous parole.

Bramwell is in custody.

Bramwell is charged with:

One (1) Felony Count – Attempt First Degree Murder
One (1) Felony Count – Aggravated Battery/Great Bodily Harm
One (1) Felony Count – Armed Robbery
One (1) Felony Count – Aggravated Battery/Strangle
One (1) Felony Count – Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking – Weapon
One (1) Felony Count – Attempt Vehicular Hijacking
One (1) Felony Count – Receive/Possess/Sell Stolen Vehicle
Two (2) Felony Counts – Attempt Kidnapping – Force/Threat of Force
Two (2) Felony Counts – Arson
One (1) Misdemeanor Count – Criminal Trespass to Real Property
Two (2) Counts – Issuance of Warrant

He will be appearing in Central Bond Court, 2600 S. California, today.

Join Us In Court

We will be following this case as part of the Court Advocacy program. If you would like to participate, please attend Court Advocacy training on September 26th, 7:00 p.m. at the 18th District, 1160 N. Larrabee. Your participation will send a valuable message that we will not tolerate crime in our neighborhood.

Attending court is very interesting and you will join a committed group of volunteers. Please RSVP to attend to CAPS018District@chicagopolice.org or call Officer Robinson at 312-742-5778.

Thank you again to our 18th District Police and our Area Central Detectives, who solved this case within weeks. Thank you to area residents who assisted in the investigation, and without whom this case could not have been brought.


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