Mother turns self in after attempting to suffocate daughter, 4
A mother from the far North Side is charged with attempted murder after trying to suffocate her 4-year-old daughter.
Police say 24-year-old Mary Ryan turned herself in after putting a plastic bag over the girl’s head Monday in the 5800 block of North Western Avenue.
The child was taken to a hospital and is in good condition.
No word on why Ryan tried to hurt her daughter.