Everything You Need to Know About Adam Toledo – a Hispanic Boy Shot in Chicago

Who is Adam Toledo? What are his age and height?

Adam Toledo was a 13-year-old teen Hispanic boy who was fatally gunned by a reputed Chicago Police Department officer Eric Stillman down a dark alley in the Little Village neighborhood, Chicago on the very first morning of March 29, 2021. All the incidents were successfully recorded on the officer’s body-worn graphic cam footage where he was shot despite his hands were both raised unarmed.

According to the footage published, Toledo was wearing a white cap, black sweatshirt, skinny fit denim with white sneakers when he was shot to death. Through surveying the same footage, we can assume he had a height of around 5 feet 11 inches.

All the events took place when police became acquainted with ongoing firing near the now crime scene, Little village neighborhood, with the help of their gunfire locator ShotSpotter which conveyed to them the location of the gunfire.

Prosecutors stated that Adam was roaming with a fellow 24-year-old guy named Ruben Roman who was continuously shooting at a vehicle passing by. After the police got to the location, they took no time to arrive at the scene.

The body-worn footage shows the officers jumping out from their patrol wagon and pursuing Adam as his fellow friend Roman disappears down the path.

According to prosecutors, Adam was armed with a semi-automatic pistol when he turned to the officers and Eric Stillman’s reflexes triggered the bullet in Adam’s left chest which broke through his right backside.

While separate CCTV footage has separate explanations to make. It clearly showed Adam was complying with the officers’ orders and then he immediately threw his weapon behind the fence and turned towards the officers bare-handed but also was shot to death. The same incident was witnessed by a nearby woman through her windows.

The footage broke the internet after they were released on numerous internet platforms and multiple protests erupted in numerous cities of Chicago. ‘Justice for Adam Toledo’, ‘Stop Racist Police Terror’ and other slogans took over not only the real world but also the virtual world.

Educational Qualification Background 🎓 

Adam Toledo was just a teen boy who was a student in the seventh year of his school, Gary Elementary School located in the Little village neighborhood, Chicago. He was enrolled in a special education program during his time of demise.

Family, Parents, & Siblings 👨‍👩‍👦‍👦

Adam Toledo hailed from a Mexican American family. His mother Elizabeth Toledo saw her youngest son Adam last time during a gathering in the memory of one of their relatives.

In most of her interviews, she always stated that her son was so full of life and he never would have thought of hurting anybody. She just wants to know what actually happened that very morning between her son and the officer.

Adam’s elder brother Marco Toledo Jr. said that his brother was never a bad kid and even if kids make mistakes they must get the opportunity to learn from them. But his brother couldn’t have a chance to do so.

Further information in concern with Adam’s father hasn’t been disclosed publicly.

Relationship & Girlfriend

It is quite difficult to tell about a person’s love life who died at a very juvenile age. There are many cases around the world where we can perceive many individuals experiencing heartbreaks as well as butterflies inside their stomachs at a very early age.

The age starting from 11 years to 18 years is a time when kids go through transitions and learn about the world. As far as we are concerned, Toledo might have had a girlfriend or liked someone however the fact buried with his body in the coffin.

Earnings, Income, & Net Worth

After his demise, people started claiming that Adam was a member of the Latin Kings gang even though he had no prior track of criminal records. Many also believed that he was supported financially by the gang where he was allegedly working before he was alive. Apart from this, nothing can be added to rationalize his income and earnings.  

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

Name: Adam Toledo

Full Real Name: Adam Toledo

Popularly Known as: Member of Latin Kings gang

Country: United States

Nationality: Mexican American

Profession: Student

Age: 13 years old (At the time of Death)

Height: 5 feet 11 inches

Weight: 46 kg

Body Measurements: N/A

Religion: Christianity

Birth Place: United States

Date of Birth (Birthday) 🎂: 2008

Net Worth (2021) 💲: N/A

Income/Earnings/Salary 💲: No

Education Qualification 🎓: Seventh grader

School/college 🏫: Gary Elementary School

Father Name: N/A

Mother Name: Elizabeth Toledo

Brother Name: Marco Toledo Jr.

Sister Name: N/A

Marital status: N/A

Relationship Status ❤: N/A

Girlfriend Name: N/A

Wife Name: N/A

Children/Kids: N/A

Son Name: N/A

Daughter Name: N/A

Facebook Account: N/A

Instagram Account: N/A

Twitter Account: N/A

Wikipedia: YES


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Some Facts About Adam Toledo

1.  Before Adam’s death, he used to frequently sneak out from his house as claimed by his mother Elizabeth Toledo.

2.  After Adam was shot on his left chest by Eric Stillman, he urged the boy to stay awake. CPR was performed on the spot of the crime scene.

3.  Adam Toledo was familiar with nicknames Lil’ Homicide and Bvby Diablo among his Latin Kings’ gang perimeters.

4.  He had a Latin Kings tattoo on his arm. By the look of that tattoo, many classified the late Adam Toledo as a dangerous criminal.

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