Murder-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.

11/14/2014

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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.

10/23/2014

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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.

08/24/2014

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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.

08/20/2014

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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.

06/09/2014

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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.

04/23/2014

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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.

04/21/2014

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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.

04/20/2014

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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.

03/17/2014

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.

02/27/2014

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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.

10/23/2013

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Police: Park Forest Couple Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Officers found a husband and wife — 33-year-old Gerard Jimerson, and 32-year-old Tajuanna Davis — dead in their bedroom, police said.

10/21/2013

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Teen Mother, Boyfriend Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A 17-year-old mother was found fatally shot in a Northern Illinois back yard early Thursday – the apparent victim of a murder-suicide perpetrated by the father of her baby.

07/25/2013

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Cops: Couple Found Dead In Downers Grove ‘Murder-Suicide’

A married couple were found stabbed to death Friday in their west suburban home in what police believe was a murder-suicide.

07/22/2013

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Two Dead In Hotel A Murder-Suicide: Police

A man and woman were found dead Friday in an apparent murder-suicide at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, authorities said.

06/22/2013

Four people were found shot to death in this home near west suburban Darien, in what authorities believe might have been a murder-suicide. (Credit: CBS)

Four Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide Near Darien

Four people have been found shot to death in an apparent murder-suicide at a home in unincorporated DuPage County near Darien.

06/11/2013

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Man, Woman Dead In Suspected Murder-Suicide At Sycamore Hospital

A shooting inside a hospital in the Illinois town of Sycamore has left a man and woman dead.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

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Suspected Murder-Suicide In Barrington Hills

A husband and wife are dead following an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday in northwest suburban Barrington Hills.

05/10/2012

Mundelein Murder-Suicide

Police: Man Killed Ex-Girlfriend’s Daughter, Self In Mundelein

Two people were found dead at a home in north suburban Mundelein early Wednesday morning.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

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Police: Motive For Downstate Murder-Suicide May Never Be Known

Authorities say they may never know why a woman in a rural Illinois town shot each of her three children and her live-in boyfriend before killing herself.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

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