Sally Katona-King

Prince Watson

Teen Gets 32 Years For iPhone Murder At CTA ‘L’ Station

A teen was sentenced to 32 years in prison Friday after admitting he pushed a woman to her death on a CTA staircase after stealing another commuter’s iPhone, the Sun-Times is reporting.


A man operates an iPhone (Photo credit:ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Apps Lead Police To Stolen Smart Phones

Want to find your stolen iPhone? There’s an app for that, and Chicago Police are using it.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

Prince Watson

‘L’ Stop Death Suspect Charged In Another iPhone Robbery

The teen charged with pushing a 68-year-old woman to her death at the Fullerton Avenue ‘L’ stop earlier this year is now charged in another robbery.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

Prince Watson, Sally Katona-King

No Bond For Teen Charged In ‘L’ Stop Death

Bond was denied Thursday to a 17-year-old charged with killing a woman in March by pushing her down a flight of stairs at a CTA ‘L’ stop, after he had stolen another person’s iPhone.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011

Prince Watson, Sally Katona-King

Teen Charged In Death At Fullerton ‘L’ Stop

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with the death of Sally Katona-King, who was pushed down a flight of stairs at the Fullerton Avenue ‘L’ stop as a robber escaped.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

Sally Katona-King (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources: Witnesses, DNA Evidence Led To Suspect In Katona-King’s Murder

She lost her life over an iPhone at a CTA train stop. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot has exclusive new details about what led police to Sally Katona-King’s possible killer, a teenager who is being questioned in the case.

CBS 2–07/19/2011

Sally Katona-King (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Held In Woman’s Death At Fullerton ‘L’ Stop

Chicago police were hinting on Thursday that they might have solved the highly-publicized murder of a woman on a stairway at the Fullerton ‘L’ stop on the CTA Red Line four months ago.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

Sally Katona-King (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Months Later, Victim’s Family Awaits Break In CTA Station Killing

It’s been two months since a 68-year-old woman was pushed to her death at a CTA station. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman talks with the victim’s family about the well-publicized crime.


Police may be using information from a stolen iPhone to track down a thief who pushed a woman CTA rider to her death last month. (CBS)

Will Technology Help Track Killer At CTA Station?

It’s been several days since 68-year-old Sally Katona-King died from being pushed at the Fullerton Avenue L stop. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports on how the police may be tracking the killer down.


Sally Katona-King (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Killed At ‘L’ Station Laid To Rest

On Saturday, family and friends of Sally Katona-King honored the life of a woman who rebounded from tragedies, including the violent death of her husband. Katona-King’s relatives now have to do the same.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2011

Sally Katona-King (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Killed At CTA Station Honored At Wake

With the man who caused her death still at large, family and friends of Sally Katona-King gathered Friday to remember a woman who was dedicated to giving to others.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2011

'L' Stop Suspect Alert

Retired Officer Says He Saw ‘L’ Stop Suspect

A retired police officer in the far northern suburbs says he thinks he saw the robber – more than 30 miles away from the crime scene.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2011

Chicago police have released this sketch of a man suspected of knocking down Sally Katona-King, 68, on Monday after stealing a person's iPhone at a CTA station. Katona-King died a day later. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Police Release Sketch Of ‘L’ Stop Suspect

Police plan to release a sketch of the man who knocked down and killed a 68-year-old grandmother as he bolted from a robbery at the Fullerton ‘L’ stop earlier in the week.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2011

Fullerton 'L' Stop

UPDATED: Cops Search For Man Who Killed Woman At ‘L’ Stop

Chicago Police are seeking the public’s help in catching the suspect who sent a woman tumbling down a flight of stairs as he escaped from a robbery at the Fullerton ‘L’ stop. The woman later died.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011