Ronald Winfield | Homicide Watch Chicago news about Ronald Winfielden-usMon, 24 Mar 2014 20:31:52 -0500Ronald Winfield charged in murder of Leannia Hall<a href=""><img src="" alt="Ronald Winfield / Photo from Chicago Police" width="240" height="300" class="size-full wp-image-4848" /></a><p class="wp-caption-text">Ronald Winfield / Photo from Chicago Police</p> <p><a href="">Ronald Winfield</a> has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of 76-year-old <a href="">Leannia Hall</a>, who was found strangled last Tuesday in her West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood home.</p> <p>Winfield, 65, is charged with one count of first-degree murder in connection with Hall's death in the 900 block of North Central Park Avenue, police said Friday.</p> <p><iframe src="" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p><span id="more-4838"></span></p> <p>Hall was found unresponsive at her home, and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 12:22 a.m., according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.</p> <p>Authorities claim Winfield, who lives in that same block, was with the victim at the time but fled when her relative arrived at the home, a statement from police said.</p> <p>An autopsy Thursday found Hall was strangled and ruled her death a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.</p> <p>Winfield was scheduled for a bond hearing Saturday, but court information was not immediately available.</p> LeeAnn SheltonMon, 24 Mar 2014 20:31:52 -0500 HallRonald Winfield