Police are on the scene of a double fatality in the Loop, on Van Buren Street. (Samira Kanacevic)

Cops Responded To Bitter Breakup A Month Before Loop Murder-Suicide

Officers were called to the home of a Tinley Park man and his fiancée about a month before he fatally shot her and took his own life in a Loop business last week, according to the suburban police department’s reports.


Motel 6 in Elgin, the scene of a murder-suicide. (CBS)

Motel Deaths Were Murder-Suicide: Arlington Heights Police

A man stabbed 41-year-old Cecilia Perez of Aurora before stabbing himself. The two had been in a dating relationship, police in Arlington Heights say.


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Villa Park Couple Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Officers responded to the home in the 200 block of Julia Drive at 1:18 p.m., found the front door open, and no one answered inside, according to a statement from Villa Park police. The officers went inside and found two people who had suffered gunshot wounds, police said. Both were dead at the scene.


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Chatham Woman, Man Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A man and woman were found dead early Friday in an apparent murder-suicide in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.


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Man, Woman Dead In Woodlawn Murder-Suicide

Linda Soto, 25, was discovered lying unresponsive on the floor with multiple gunshot wounds, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Steven Griffin, 17, was discovered unresponsive lying nearby with a gunshot wound to his mouth, authorities said.


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Brothers-In-Law Dead In Munster Murder-Suicide

Two brother-in-laws who were involved in a business venture together were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide in northwest Indiana on Sunday night.


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UPDATE: Man Fatally Beats Woman, Then Hangs Self

he 28-year-old man and 47-year-old woman were found dead about 7:45 p.m. in the home in the 7100 block of South Ingleside.


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5 Killed, 14 Wounded In Thanksgiving Weekend Shootings

Marcus Dee, 31, fatally shot himself after shooting 22-year-old Nadia Ezaldein in a domestic-related incident at the Nordstrom store at 55 E. Grand on Friday night, authorities said. Ezaldein, a seasonal employee at the store, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on Saturday afternoon.


Authorities respond to the scene of a shooting at Nordstrom, 55 E. Grand Ave., Friday. (CBS)

Woman Dies After Shooting At Mag Mile Store

A Mag Mile store became a crime scene Friday night after police say a gunman walked in and shot his girlfriend or ex-girlfriend before committing suicide.


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Sources: Girlfriend, Acting Alone, Killed Hegewisch Man Before Killing Herself

The case of a Southeast Side man found chopped up outside his garage last month isn’t expected to lead to any arrests, with investigators increasingly confident his live­-in girlfriend — who later committed suicide — acted alone, sources tell the Chicago Sun-­Times.


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Teen, Man Found Dead In West Lawn

The bodies were discovered about 4:15 p.m. inside a home in the 4100 block of West 63rd Street, police said. The 17-year-old boy and the 28-year-old man were both shot and pronounced dead at the scene.


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Man, Woman Dead In Willow Springs Murder-Suicide

A man and woman were killed in a murder-suicide in southwest suburban Willow Springs Saturday morning.


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Elderly Couple Dead In Bridgeport Murder-Suicide

Chen Su and his wife Hsin Su, both 84, were discovered by their daughters in a bedroom of their home in the 900 block of West 31st Place about 9 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


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Waukegan Man Charged With Killing Wife, Disabled Daughter

A 53-year-old man has been charged with two counts of murder, after allegedly killing his wife, their disabled daughter, and a dog at their home in Waukegan, before trying to take his own life.


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Killer’s Warning: Divorce ‘Not Going To Be Pretty’

Days after Nina Castro filed for divorce from her husband last fall, she returned to their home in Gary, Ind. where Remanard Castro forced her to have sex with him while threatening her with a handgun and later a crowbar, according to Lake Superior Court records.


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Pastor Of Couple Dead In Murder-Suicide: ‘Everybody Has Their Breaking Point’

Veronica Rizzo-Acevedo was an 18-year veteran Chicago Police officer. Her husband, Javier Acevedo, was a 25-year veteran Cook County Corrections officer.


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Chicago Cop, Cook Co. Corrections Officer Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

The murder-suicide is confirmed by the executive director of the Cook County Department of Corrections, Cara Smith.


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Couple Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Michigan City

Michigan City, Ind. police said no one else was home during the incident in the couple’s residence in the 900 block of Cooper Street, near the Indiana State Prison.


Smoke pours from the roof of a house in Oak Lawn, where four people were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide on Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

Police ‘May Never Know’ Why Man Killed Parents, Nephew, Then Himself

Police said the gunman had no history of mental illness. He recently spent a year in Russia as a potato farmer, but detectives have not found anything that happened in the last few days to set off the deadly rampage.


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Two Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Mount Prospect

July Diaz-Hernandez and Victariao Lopez-Rosales were found dead in a bathtub at their home in the 500 block of West Dempster Street.