A 23-year-old Evanston man was fatally shot in the head, his body left in a rear alley just north of Evanston High School.
Lake County Coroner Merrilee D. Frey says Gena Chiodo’s decomposed body exhibited signs of “external and internal traumatic injuries due to assault, including multiple stab wounds and blunt force injuries.”
The death of a Rogers Park teen who was shot in the head last week when he and his father were struggling over a handgun has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy on Saturday found.
The pathologist who ruled Kathleen Savio was the victim of a homicide after authorities reopened their investigation into her death said being skeptical was the key to determining it was no simple accident.
A Highland Park teenager was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide after she struck and killed a five-year-old girl.
For a second day, the focus in the Drew Peterson murder trial has been the two autopsies that came to different conclusions about Kathleen Savio’s death, and the judge has had to tell the lawyers to stop bickering in front of jurors.
A Merrillville, Ind. military veteran was discovered stabbed to death in her home after police did a welfare check Friday.
A 29-year-old woman was killed and a man was injured in an accompanying attempted suicide in Westchester Sunday morning.
Former Melrose Park police Sgt. Ronald Susek was fatally shot in the backyard of his home on June 14.
Police said the fatal shooting of the 29-year-old victim happened during some kind of an altercation in the parking lot.
A missing 2-year-old girl from Racine, Wis., was found with her father on the city’s Southeast Side Wednesday morning, after the girl’s mother was killed in a homicide.
The death of a 60-year-old man killed in a Saturday morning arson at his Southwest Side apartment has been ruled a homicide.
The bodies of two people were found shot to death inside their home in Country Club Hills early Saturday, and family members said a relative was in police custody.
The woman, who appeared to be in her 30s, was found stabbed to death about 6:30 p.m. in the 7700 block of North Sheridan Road.
An autopsy Saturday determined a four-year-old boy died Friday from child abuse and his death was ruled a homicide.
The family of a local college student killed last year is stepping up their battle to get justice for their son. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.
A suspect is being questioned in the death of a Northwest Side man, found fatally beaten Tuesday in his home, where Chicago Police took a burglary report earlier in the day.
The bodies of two children and an adult were discovered in a burning home in Grand Ridge on Thursday afternoon.
Cathleen A. Lewis, 59, was found dead in her townhome from head injuries, and police are seeking the whereabouts of a family member.
A man was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds at his home.