Woman fatally stabbed, suspect kills self in Antioch barricade
Lake County sheriff’s police say a barricade situation is now over in far north suburban Antioch.
Police were called to the area of Beach Grove Road and West Lake Avenue, just after 7:30 a.m. Friday morning, for an injured person.
They found a woman who had been stabbed. She was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.
Police responded to someone holed up in a structure in the area connected to that murder.
A short time ago, sheriff’s officer entered the building and found the suspect dead in an apparent suicide.
A suicide note was also found on the scene.
More details as they become available.