Who can say whether Gaston and his alleged accomplice, Kevin Walker, are guilty? They'll have a trial.
And the defense will try to show that they couldn't possibly have known Valadez was a cop when the trigger was pulled.
But the repeat allegations of violations of probation aren't debatable. And FOP President Mark Donahue has written a letter to Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans, asking why Gaston and Walker were not in jail, but on the street. (Walker was on probation after pleading guilty to aggravated attempted armed robbery.)
If the people of this city only knew what takes place in these so called hallowed halls of justice.
Read the whole John Kass article here.