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.
Man Who Killed 4 In Wisconsin Might Have Been Imitating Closs Murders, KidnappingThe Closs kidnapping and murders happened under similar circumstances last fall in Barron County, just 40 miles away.
Crystal Lake Officials Seeking To Demolish Former Home Of Slain 5-Year-Old A.J. FreundThe city of Crystal Lake wants to tear down the house where 5-year-old A.J. Freund allegedly was beaten to death in April.
Tariq Harris Convicted Of Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Javon Wilson, Grandson Of Congressman Danny DavisA jury deliberated for two hours before finding Harris guilty of shooting Wilson after breaking into his apartment in November 2016.
Woman Found Guilty In Shooting Death Of Rep. Danny Davis' GrandsonWilson was killed coming to his sister's aid after a teenage squabble erupted into violence. Wilson's sister, Khaliyah Wilson, testified this week that Tariq Harris and Banks were at the Wilsons' apartment for a pair of sneakers Banks exchanged with Wilson's 14-year-old brother for a pair of pants.
Man Who Committed Suicide In Indiana Police Standoff Also A Possible Suspect In Delphi Murders Of Abby Williams And Libby GermanPaul Etter, 55, shot and killed himself on June 27, after a five-hour standoff with police in Boone County, Indiana.
Former NU Professor's Co-Defendant To Testify Against Him In Grisly Murder CaseThe case against a former Northwestern University professor accused of murder just got a lot stronger.
Brendt Christensen Sentenced To Life In Prison For The Murder Of Yingying Zhang
Defendants In Murder Of Marlen Ochoa Charged With Killing Baby, Yovanny Lopez, Who Was Cut From Her WombThe mother and daughter duo accused of brutally killing 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa in April now have been charged with the murder of her baby, Yovanny Lopez, who died in June, nearly two months after they allegedly cut him from her womb.