(STMW) — A man has been charged with the murder of a woman found dead in her home in the Northwest Side Montclare neighborhood Wednesday after an autopsy showed she died from asphyxiation.
Sandra Fellows, 33, was found dead in her home in the 6600 block of West Belden about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.READ MORE: Bears Reportedly Hiring Colts Defensive Coordinator Matt Eberflus As New Head Coach
Robert Hill, of the 1400 block of South Hamlin, was charged Thursday with first-degree murder, a statement from Chicago Police said.
Hill was arrested after police officers discovered the 56-year-old woman dead in her home after responding to a call there.READ MORE: Chicago Matching Federal Money For Lakefront Erosion Survey
Hill was identified as a suspect and arrested, though police would not provide further details.
An autopsy found Fellows died of asphyxiation and ruled her death a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.
Hill is scheduled to appear in bond court Friday.MORE NEWS: Prosecutors Offering Plea Deal To Accused Serial Scammer Candace Clark
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