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Girl, 14, charged in murder of 11-year-old sister in Mundelein

A 14-year-old girl is charged with murdering an 11-year-old girl in Mundelein.

The younger girl’s body was discovered Tuesday morning in her bedroom on Woodhaven court.

Police say the victim suffered multiple stab wounds.

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The 14-year-old girl accused in her sister’s murder pleaded not guilty in a juvenile courtroom in Lake County today.

According to police, the older girl said she set her alarm so she’d be awake before her 11-year-old sister.

She waited for her mother to leave, and then stabbed her at least 40 times – each time citing an example of why she thought her sister was ungrateful.

Authorities are deciding whether to charge the girl as an adult.

The teen’s attorney has received permission from the court to order a psychiatric evaluation to determine the teen’s state of mind at the time of the killing.

A 14-year-old girl from Mundelein accused of fatally stabbing her 11-year-old sister could be tried as an adult.

The girl’s body was found Tuesday with more than 40 stab wounds.

Her sister is charged with first degree murder.

If convicted in adult court, the girl could get up to 60 years in prison.

She’s currently being held in a juvenile detention facility.

New revelations offer an explanation why a 14-year-old girl is charged with first-degree murder in her little sister’s violent death in Mundelein.

According to police interrogators, the older girl said she set her alarm, so she’d be awake before her 11-year-old sibling.

She waited for her mother to leave, then stabbed her sister dozens of times. Each time citing an example of why she thought her sister was ungrateful.

Authorities are deciding whether to charge the girl as an adult.

A 14-year-old girl is charged with murdering her 11-year-old sister at their home in Mundelein.

Lake County Juvenile Prosecutors say the teenager stabbed her sister more than 30 times with a kitchen knife because the teen didn’t feel appreciated.

They say the suspect told police she attacked her younger sister as she slept Tuesday morning at 1633 Woodhaven Court.

Prosecutors say the teenager initially told police a man was responsible for the murder, but she later confessed.

Neighbors in the community have set up a fund to help pay for the 11-year-old’s funeral. To donate, go to: www.gofundme.com

A 14-year-old girl is charged with murdering an 11-year-old girl in Mundelein.

An autopsy is planned today on a young girl found dead in her home in Mundelein.

Police arrived at the home on Woodhaven Court Tuesday morning to find the girl unconscious in her bedroom.

Three schools in the area were placed on temporary lockdown.

The Tribune reports that police have questioned a suspect in the girl’s death.

But they’re not giving out the person’s name, the girl’s name, or her age.

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