The girl was found around 8:30 p.m. Sunday in her home in the 3300 block of North Natchez Avenue. Investigators have not said how she died, or shy police were called to the home, but she suffered apparent trauma to her body.
Jamal Harmon, 19, was found in an alley with stab wounds in the 7600 block of South Carpenter Street.
An Elgin woman has been charged with murdering a 61-year-old acquaintance found dead in his burning northwest suburban apartment Saturday morning. Charges are pending against a second suspect, police said.
A man was discovered beaten to death in his Northwest Side home Wednesday, and a homicide investigation is underway.
DeKalb Police said Tuesday that they believe missing Northern Illinois University student Antinette “Toni” Keller was murdered and her body burned in a park near the school’s campus.