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Man charged with homicide after 2 boys stabbed, 1 fatally, in Chicago Heights


CHICAGO (WLS) — A 50-year-old man has been charged after two boys have been stabbed in Chicago Heights, police mentioned.

Chicago Heights police mentioned officers responded at about 3:50 p.m. to a disturbance within the 1500-block of Hanover Road and located two teenagers every with stab wounds.

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A 13-year-old boy was transported to Comer Youngsters’s Hospital and a 14-year-old boy was transported to Stroger Hospital. The 13-year-old, recognized by the Cook dinner County Medical Examiner’s Workplace as David Sanchez, died from his accidents.

Detectives used license plate reader expertise to find the suspect’s automobile and took 50-year-old Oronde Hardy of Sauk Village into custody, police mentioned.

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Hardy stabbed the boys after a verbal altercation, police mentioned. He has been charged with one rely of first-degree homicide and one rely of tried homicide.

He appeared in courtroom Thursday. Hardy mentioned he served within the navy and works at Amazon.

A choose dominated Hardy to stay in police custody till additional hearings.

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