Juvenile Charged With Double Homicide In Grand CrossingThe boy, whose name was not released because he is a minor, faces two counts of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated battery with a firearm for the attack that happened about 3:30 p.m. Jan. 5, Chicago Police announced Tuesday night.
Two In Custody For Gary Double HomicideShelton Curtis, 22, faces two counts of murder in the Aug. 6 shooting deaths of James Powell and Raymond Washington-Whitehead, authorities said. An accomplice of Curtis’, 22-year-old Kevin Blackmon, is also in custody and faces at least one charge of assisting a criminal.
Ex-Marine On Death Row In Virginia Faces Murder Trial In Lake CountyA former north suburban man sentenced to death last Friday in Virginia murder will likely stand trial in Lake County later this summer for the brutal murder of two young girls on Mother’s Day 2005.
Zion Double Murder Suspect Faces Separate Murder Trial In VirginiaA man charged with killing two girls in north suburban Zion was preparing to go on trial Monday in a separate slaying in Virginia.
Convicted Killer, Former Death Row Inmate Dies In PrisonRicardo Harris walked into an Oak Lawn liquor store on May 13, 1999 and shot four people with a handgun, killing two employees and wounding two sisters, leaving them for dead.
Judge Denies Certificate Of Innocence For Former Death Row InmateA former death row inmate who was cleared of a double homicide in a re-trial five years ago was denied his “certificate of innocence” Tuesday after a judge issued a lengthy ruling doubting his credibility.
Mental Fitness Evaluation For One Of Four Accused Of Grisly MurderWill County Judge Gerald Kinney ordered the evaluation Monday for Joshua Miner, 25, at the urging of Miner’s defense attorney.
Man Charged With May Double Homicide In Pilsen A man was arrested Friday and charged with the May shooting deaths of two men in the Pilsen neighborhood.
Man Kills Wife And Daughter, Attempts Suicide In Little VillageRelatives said the couple had been separated for four years. The girl's father apparently followed his wife and daughter to Chicago after the girl visited him in Miami for a week.
Brothers Slain At Evanston Cigar ShopInvestigators spent the night at Evanston Pipe & Tobacco, after 38-year-old Mohammed Abdul Azim Hakeem and 34-year-old Mohammed Abdul Mubeen Hakeem were found in the basement.
Gang Member Gets 25 Years For Double Homicide In GriffithA Latin Kings street gang member will serve 25 years in prison in connection with his part in the double homicide outside a Griffith restaurant in February 2007.
Cops: Gang Dispute Led To Joliet Double HomicideAn 18-year-old man is being held on $7 million bail for a Tuesday gang shooting that left two teens dead and another wounded.