An apparent domestic incident in west suburban Addison has claimed the life of one person.
According to the Cook County Medical Examiner, a woman has died as a result of the incident. Sources tell the Chicago Tribune the woman was beaten with a sledge hammer and at least one other person was stabbed in the throat.
Another person, believed to be the offender, was also injured and is hospitalized. This all happened in the 900 block of Craig Place beginning around 3:00 a.m. Friday.
Police were still on the scene late in the afternoon.
The Medical Examiner’s office is not releasing the name of the woman until her family has been notified. Neighbors say the family that lives there was always nice and are shocked by what happened.