A person of interest is being questioned involving the death of a 3-year old girl.
Police are releasing few details but are investigating the death as a homicide. Area North Chicago Police detectives are investigating.
They did say it appears the girl died from blunt force trauma to the head.
Ashley Padilla, a neighbor who lives about the girl’s apartment, says police officers told her the mother woke up and found her daughter covered in blood. She says someone broke into the home.
Padilla says she never heard a sound from the apartment below hers. She did see the mother taken away from the scene by officers last night.
This is a developing story – check back for details.