Dead Baby

Erica Hampton (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Mom Of Dead 7-Month-Old Held On $250K Bond

A 7-month-old girl found in a snowsuit and blanket in a “very warm” Lawndale apartment died in part from dehydration and overheating.


A dead one-day-old baby was found in a trash bin near an apartment complex in Country Club Hills on Jan. 2, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Dead Newborn Found In Trash Bin

The Illinois Dept. of Children and Family Services is investigating an allegation of abuse against a young woman whose one-day old baby boy was found dead in a trash bin Sunday night in south suburban Country Club Hills.


(Sketch provided by Streamwood Police)

Dead Infant Found In Washroom Trash Can

A Saturday autopsy determined an infant boy found in a garbage can at a northwest suburban Salvation Army store Friday afternoon was strangled.