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Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Judge: More Time Needed For Accused Killer’s Psych Exam

Alfreda Giedroj 62, is charged with first-degree murder in the Oct. 6 slaying of her granddaughter, 6-month-old Vivian Summers.

03/07/2014

Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Granddaughter With Sledgehammer

Alfreda Giedrojc is charged with four counts of murder for allegedly hitting Vivian Summers with a sledgehammer, then slashing the baby’s throat with a carving knife when the girl was left in her care

11/14/2013

Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Oak Lawn Woman Indicted For Brutal Murder Of Granddaughter

No family members were in attendance Monday when Alfreda Giedrojc, the 62-year-old Oak Lawn woman charged with the murder of her granddaughter, made a brief appearance at the Bridgeview courthouse to be officially indicted for the crime.

10/29/2013

Alfreda Giedrojc (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Prosecutors: Woman Killed Baby Granddaughter With Sledgehammer, Knife

Sources tell CBS 2 the grandmother, who immigrated from Poland decades ago, has mental health problems.

10/06/2013

Police tape outside a store at Oakbrook Center. (Credit: Jim Williams)

Cops Recover Getaway Vehicle From Oak Brook Jewelry Store Robbery

Oak Brook police are still trying to catch two of the three men who tried to rob a jewelry store at the Oakbrook Center mall yesterday.

06/23/2013

Sandra Rogers. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Daughter Says Mom ‘Wanted Him Dead’

Sandra Rogers said she wished her ex-husband dead weeks before he was brutally attacked with a sledgehammer, the couple’s daughter testified Friday.

02/02/2013

Sandra Rogers. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Judge Allows Woman To Withdraw Guilty Plea In Sledgehammer Attack

After seven years in prison, a former Mundelein woman is being allowed to withdraw her guilty plea and go to trial in a sledgehammer attack on her ex-husband and his new wife.

WBBM Newsradio–05/01/2012