Cicero man arrested for attempted murder after West Side shooting

Pictured is Jean Carlos Rodriguez Colmenarez.

A 29-year-old Cicero man accused of shooting and injuring a woman on the city's West Side is now behind bars for attempted murder.

Jean Carlos Rodriguez Colmenarez is charged with the following, according to Chicago police: 

  • One felony count -attempt - murder - first degree
  • One felony count - aggravated battery/discharge firearm 
  • One felony count - aggravated UUW/Person/No Foid 

He was arrested just before 5 p.m., July 8, in the 600 block of S. Newport in Pontiac, Ill., after being identified as a suspect in a shooting earlier in the day, according to police.

Colmenarez allegedly shot and injured a 29-year-old woman in the 400 block of Lawndale. 

He is set to appear in court for a detention hearing on July 11.