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Shooting of 9-year-old in 2012 was linked to Berry feud, police say

A triple shooting that critically wounded a 9-year-old in 2012 was connected to a series of retaliatory shootings involving once-promising boxer James Berry and his neighborhood crew, police said in court Thursday.  Berry, who The Sun profiled in 2007, has been charged with killing six people since 2008, part of a falling out among him and his friends, who went by the name "D-Block" after the area of Division and Bloom streets.  Berry was acquitted in the first case, and this month was acquitted of two other murders despite testimony from a co-defendant who had pleaded guilty. He has two pending cases for three additional murders. In the 2012 case on trial...

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