Tyshawn Lee Murder: Trial To Begin For Two Men Accused In Execution-Style Killing Of 9-Year-Old BoyTwo separate juries have been selected to decide the fates of 31-year-old Corey Morgan and 25-year-old Dwright Boone-Doty, who are accused of targeting Tyshawn in retaliation for the gang-killing of Morgan’s brother. Both men are charged with first-degree murder.
Bail Denied For Suspect In Murder Of Dolton MomBowman was driving with four of her eight children at 7 p.m. on Aug. 21 at the intersection of Sibley Boulevard and Cottage Grove Avenue when someone in a nearby car started shooting and she was shot in the head.
Jury Selection To Begin For Corey Morgan And Dwright-Boone Doty In 'Targeted Assassination' Of 9-Year-Old Tyshawn Lee“It was the worst form of evil I think I’ve ever seen,” said Rev. Michael Pfleger, who presided over Tyshawn’s funeral.
Avion Fonville, 18, Charged With Murder Of Marshia Bowman, Dolton Mother Of EightAvion Fonville has been charged with first-degree murder, and is due to appear for a bond hearing at 1:30 p.m. at the Markham Courthouse.
Woman, 65, Found Strangled Inside Her Back Of The Yards ApartmentMargo Flowers was found dead inside her Back of the Yards home on Wednesday, after firefighters conducted a well-being check at her apartment.
Ronald Franklin Charged In 'Vicious Homicide' Of Tyler Bernicky, Son Of CFD LieutenantRonald Franklin, 34, is charged with first-degree murder and arson.
Pregnant Woman Slain Three Months After Testifying Against Cousin's Convicted KillerThree months after she testified against the man ultimately convicted of killing her cousin, Treja Kelly was gunned down while walking home around the corner from where her cousin was shot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Missing Gas City 10-Year-Old's Death Ruled A HomicideAfter 10-year-old Gas City, Indiana, girl Skylea Carmack was found dead in a shed behind her home Wednesday, her death has been ruled a homicide.
Missing Gas City 10-Year-Old Skylea Carmack Found Dead In Shed Behind Her HomeThe search for a missing 10-year-old from Gas City, Indiana, has come to a tragic end after her body was found inside a plastic trash bag in a shed behind her home.
Getaway Driver Kevin Edwards Pleads Guilty, Gets 25 Years For Role In Execution-Style Slaying Of Tyshawn LeeKevin Edwards, 26, had faced up to 60 years in prison if convicted at trial, which was scheduled to begin next week.
Man Sentenced On Gun Trafficking Charges Connected To Death Of Tyshawn LeeTyshawn, who was in fourth grade, was shot multiple times at close range with a .40-caliber weapon, after being lured into an alley at 80th and Damen, near his grandmother’s house, on November 2, 2015.
Man Accused Of Murdering Gary Woman Sidne-Nichole Buchanan To Appear In CourtThe man accused of murdering a Gary woman is scheduled to appear in court Friday afternoon.
'Hollywood Ripper' Found Guilty Of L.A. Murders, Faces Charges In Suburban ChicagoMichael Gargiulo, who was 17 years old at the time, lived down the street but wasn't officially linked to the case until 2003 when DNA found under Pacaccio's fingernails turned out to be a match.
Yingying Zhang's Family Told Her Body Likely In Landfill Near Danville, But 'May Be Impossible' To Recover“There is nothing in the world that we want more than to find our daughter and bring her home. We now understand that finding her may be impossible,” her father said.
Source: Prosecutors Had Information About Location Of Chinese Scholar's Remains Months AgoAn attorney for the family of Yingying Zhang, a Chinese scholar kidnapped and brutally slain two years ago, is planning an announcement Friday about the search for her remains.