CTA crime: bus stare down leads to shooting; 2 guilty in third rail death

Two stories about crime on and around the CTA popped up in the news in the last day or so.

Don’t stare down guys getting off the bus. The Trib reports: “A 17-year-old boy was shot in the back this afternoon after encountering
a stare-down with three men getting off a South Side bus, Chicago
police said.”

Two guilty in electrocution death at Roosevelt station. “Separate juries found two men guilty of murder today in the
electrocution death of a Chicago man who fell onto the tracks during a
melee on a CTA Red Line platform.

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