Grandmother Sentenced To Life In Prison For Brutal Murder Of 8-Year-Old Gizzell FordHelen Ford, the West Side woman convicted of killing her 8-year-old granddaughter, was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison.
Man Charged With Rape And Murder Of Tiffany Thrasher In SchaumburgBulmaro Mejia-Maya has been charged with murder, home invasion, and aggravated criminal sexual assault in the death of Tiffany Thrasher.
Suspect In Custody In Strangling Of Schaumburg WomanA suspect has been taken into custody in the strangulation of a Schaumburg woman who was found dead in her apartment on Sunday.
Schaumburg Police Have Strangling Suspect In CustodySchaumburg police say they will hold a news conference on Thursday morning to announce specifics.
Search Intensifies For Schaumburg KillerTiffany Thrasher’s family has set up a Go Fund Me page to help pay for her funeral expenses. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Man Gets 20 Years For Killing Roommate In NapervilleGrant Muren, 24, was convicted in a bench trial last September of second-degree murder and arson in the Jan. 22, 2014, death of Charles Clarke, according to the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
Man Gets Life For Murder Of Alsip Teen Who Was Carrying His BabyDeandre Minkens, 25, was convicted June 10 of murder and intentional homicide of an unborn child following a jury trial, according to Cook County court records.
Man Gets Life In Prison For Strangling Wife And Mother-In-LawRobert Danno, 52, pleaded guilty to two counts of murder at the Bridgeview Courthouse on Friday, according to Cook County court records.
Man Charged With Strangling Sister, Another Woman At NW Side HomeA 22-year-old man will appear in court Saturday after confessing to strangling his sister and another woman at a Northwest Side home last October before setting the house on fire, authorities said.
Man Charged With Murder In West Garfield Park Woman’s DeathJames E. Thomas, 49, was charged with one county of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated assault to a peace officer with a weapon, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Oklahoma Man Charged With ’99 Strangling On NW SideAn Oklahoma man has been charged with strangling a man nearly 16 years ago in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Man Accused Of Strangling His Elderly Neighbor In Elgin Committed Suicide In JailMatthew Stoecklein, 58, was pronounced dead at the jail at 2600 S. California Ave. at 1:55 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.