Man sentenced to 60 years for fatal shooting of Carnesha Fort, his roommate, during argument over money in 2014

By JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times A man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for fatally shooting his roommate—mother of four Carnesha Fort—at their West Garfield Park neighborhood home in 2014. Erick Sanders, 21, was found guilty of murder Dec. 13 after a bench trial before Judge Carol Howard, according to Cook County court … Read more →

Erick Sanders

  • Arrested: July 1, 2014
  • Age: 19
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the June 6, 2014 death of Carnesha Fort.

Photo credit: Erick Sanders / Photo from Chicago Police