WEEK IN REVIEW: Six killed in Chicago violence

BY MICHAEL LANSU Homicide Watch Chicago Editor Four people were shot to death, one man was fatally stabbed and another was beaten and strangled last week in Chicago. Three of the six murder victims were fatally shot over the weekend, when at least 19 other people were wounded by gunfire. The most recent killing happened … Read more →

Loop CEO shot by employee in July dies from injuries

BY JON SEIDEL Homicide Watch Chicago The Loop CEO shot by a recently demoted executive in July has died, according to an online journal maintained by his family. The entry announcing ArrowStream CEO Steven LaVoie’s death appears on the website CaringBridge.org. Jody LaVoie, his wife, is listed as its author. “I am writing to let … Read more →

Tony DeFrances

Suspected in the July 31, 2014 death of Steven LaVoie. Died without prosecution.