Police: Mother fatally stabbed baby in North Side hotel, injured self
Chicago police say a mother killed her baby and then tried to kill herself at a motel on the north side.
Yellow crime scene tape cordoned off the Diplomat Motel today in the 5200 block of North Lincoln.
Officers found the body of a 5-month-old boy in a bathroom.
Investigators say it appeared his mother stabbed him and then herself.
She was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
A woman working the front desk told the Tribune she called 911 when a man came crying to her saying, “she killed my son.”