Man already charged with murder of 3-year-old son Tayveon Thomas also accused of killing daughter, 4-month-old Janylah Mack

By JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times Wire A Far South Side man has been charged with the murder of his 4-month-old daughter, Janylah Mack, following an attack on his pregnant fiancé and 3-year-old son, Tayveon Thomas, last Halloween that also left the boy dead. Devon Thomas, 22, appeared in court Tuesday on a first-degree murder charge … Read more →

Janylah Mack, infant daughter of man charged with beating pregnant fiancee and killing toddler son, dies

By LUKE WILUSZ Chicago Sun-Times Wire Four-month-old Janylah Mack died Thursday from injuries suffered in utero when her father allegedly beat her pregnant mother and killed her 3-year-old brother Tayveon J. Thomas. Janylah was pronounced dead at 10:09 a.m. Thursday, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy Friday found the baby, who … Read more →

Prosecutors say Devon Thomas killed his 3-year-old son Devon, then beat the boy’s pregnant mother

By RUMMANA HUSSAIN Chicago Sun-Times A Far South Side man killed his 3-year-old son Tayveon J. Thomas after punching and stomping on his body, then beat his pregnant fiancee when she tried to intervene, according to Cook County prosecutors. The woman—who is the mother of Tayveon—ended up delivering her newborn prematurely hours after Tayveon died … Read more →

Devon Thomas

  • Arrested: Nov. 1, 2016
  • Age: 22
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the March 2, 2017 death of Janylah Mack.

Suspected in the Oct. 31, 2016 death of Tayveon J. Thomas.

Photo credit: Chicago Police