Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx acknowledges she did not see video of Adam Toledo shooting or read errant statement before court hearing
An image of Adam Toledo appears at a memorial site on Thursday, April 15, 2021, near where he was fatally shot by Chicago police in the Little Village neighborhood. - E. Jason Wambsgans/TNS

CHICAGO — Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx had not yet seen the footage of 13-year-old Adam Toledo’s fatal shooting at the time prosecutors were giving their first description of his killing by police, Foxx told The Chicago Tribune on Thursday. And, contrary to what Foxx said was standard practice in such high-profile cases, she did not review the words of that now-controversial description before it was read in court. “I recognize the significant public interest in this case, the horrific end of a life for a 13-year-old boy at the time when police engagement is under tremendous scrutiny,...