Top cop recommends firing Chicago police officer who fatally shot apparently unarmed man in 2018.
August 7, 2021
Chicago’s top cop has moved to fire an officer who fatally shot an apparently unarmed man during a 2018 foot chase on the South Side.
Officer Sheldon Thrasher used unnecessary force when he shot and killed Maurice Granton Jr. in Bronzeville, according to the recommendation Supt. David Brown submitted to the Chicago Police Board on Friday.