Michael Leonard | Homicide Watch Chicagohttp://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/michael-leonard/Latest news about Michael Leonarden-usSat, 02 May 2015 16:25:44 -0500Erica Blackman killed in Chatham murder-suicidehttp://homicides.suntimes.com/2015/05/02/erica-blackman-killed-in-chatham-murder-suicide/<p><iframe src="http://homicides.suntimes.com/api/v1/homicides/1002.html" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/erica-d-blackman/">Erica D. Blackman</a> was found shot to death early Friday in the Chatham neighborhood in what police are calling an apparent murder-suicide.</p> <p>A relative found 27-year-old Blackman and 42-year-old <a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/suspects/michael-leonard/">Michael Leonard</a> shot to death in the 8000 block of South Princeton Avenue about 12:45 a.m. May 1, authorities said.<br /> <span id="more-11080"></span><br /> An autopsy determined Blackman, who lived on the block, was shot in the left arm and her death was ruled a homicide, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.</p> <p>Leonard, who also lived on the block, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the mouth and the medical examiner's office ruled his death a suicide, authorities said.</p> <p>Area South detectives are investigating the deaths as a domestic murder-suicide, police said.</p> <p>-- Sun-Times Media Wire</p> Michael LansuSat, 02 May 2015 16:25:44 -0500http://homicides.suntimes.com/2015/05/02/erica-blackman-killed-in-chatham-murder-suicide/Erica D. BlackmanMichael Leonard