DES PLAINES, Ill. — A 57-year-old woman found dead in Des Plaines was strangled, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
The woman was attacked around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of Maple Street, and was pronounced dead later that day.
Autopsy results found she died of strangulation, and her death was ruled a homicide.
The woman’s identity has not yet been released.
No further information has been provided.