Sonya Billingsley, 53, and Tanya Gatlin, 27, were both identified using DNA traces from the abandoned building at 413 E. 43rd Ave. in Gary, Ind. they were found in last October, according to a statement from the Lake County Coroner’s office. Both women were last known to live in Gary.
The 2-11 alarm fire occurred at a 3-story apartment building at 1433 S. Kenneth Ave. about 5:45 a.m.
A firefighter was injured Thursday afternoon at a fire in an abandoned auto body shop in the Gresham neighborhood.
A fire in south suburban Chicago Heights that officials are calling suspicious destroyed an abandoned two-story building Friday.
An autopsy has concluded that a woman found dead in an abandoned Roseland neighborhood building this week was the victim of a homicide.