Ameriah Roberson was assaulted and died from trauma to her head, authorities said.
The state Department of Children and Family Services has launched a probe into the death of a 3-year-old girl from west suburban Aurora.
Two toddlers were killed early Tuesday in a townhouse fire on the city’s Far South Side, and an accident involving a 6-year-old boy cooking on the stove may be to blame.
A toddler from Aurora is dead, after her mother was in a car accident while driving the little girl to the hospital for an asthma attack.
A 3-year-old boy was stabbed to death, and his mother was injured, in a domestic dispute Friday in the North Austin neighborhood.
A teenager from Aurora was sentenced to 17 years in prison last week, for setting his 3-year-old niece on fire and leaving her with third-degree burns.
Authorities say a 3-year-old girl was seriously injured by drinking liquid from a suspected methamphetamine cooking operation at a northern Indiana home.