CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — A former Northwestern University professor is set to stand trial in the stabbing death of his boyfriend.
It’s part of what prosecutors said was a sexual fantasy he shared with another man who was charged in the case.READ MORE: City Hall, Chicago FOP File Dueling Lawsuits In Heated Standoff Over Vaccine Mandate
According the Chicago Sun-Times reports that jury selection, opening statements and testimony from at least one witness are expected to happen Monday in the trial of 47-year-old Wyndham Lathem.
He is charged in the July 2017 killing of Trenton James Cornell-Duranleau, a 26-year-old hair stylist from Michigan who was stabbed dozens of times in Lathem’s Chicago high-rise condominium.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Showers Followed By A Sunny Weekend
Lathem, a renowned microbiologist, and Andrew Warren, an Oxford University financial officer, were arrested in California after an eight-day manhunt. Warren pleaded guilty in 2019.
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