Alexis Valdez

Alexis Valdez (Credit: Chicago Police)

Prosecutors: Teen Cut Off Man’s Head As Christmas ‘Present’ To Aunt

Alexis Valdez, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder, for allegedly killing 41-year-old Silvestre Diaz-Hernandez inside a basement apartment in the 2500 block of North Kildare Avenue early Christmas morning.

12/27/2013

Alexis Valdez (Credit: Chicago Police)

Teen Charged With Decapitating Man In NW Side Apartment

An 18-year-old man was charged with first-degree murder Thursday after police found a decapitated man early Christmas morning in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

12/26/2013