Posts Tagged ‘murder’
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A pathologist whose failure to pinpoint why a then-prosecutor’s former wife died in 2006 left the case open until he was charged last month with her murder has had her work discredited in other death investigations.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — A man charged in the slayings of two men who were strangled last year in Joliet waived a jury trial Monday and instead will allow a judge to decide his fate.
CHICAGO (AP) — Four men charged last week in the death of a 9-year-old boy who was gunned down in a backyard after running from his Chicago home have been ordered held without bond.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison after admitting he killed a 2-year-old boy by slamming him against a wall after the child would not stop jumping on a bed.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors in central Illinois have charged a man in connection with the discovery of a Decatur woman’s body in a shed.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A former Illinois prosecutor and Big Ten football standout accused of suffocating his wife eight years ago has hired two attorneys and will appear with them during his approaching arraignment, the case’s special prosecutor said.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — An attorney for the family of three southwestern Illinois murder victims filed another motion requesting the assessment of damages.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery has been scheduled for another federal court appearance.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago judge ordered new evidence tests in the case of a woman serving a life sentence for killing the pregnant girlfriend of former Chicago Bears player Shaun Gayle in 2007.