A man and woman were found dead, stabbed to death in a small West Rogers Park apartment after a small fire was extinguished there this afternoon.
A male and a female were found dead in the 6400 block of North Sacramento
Avenue after police were called to the scene at 4:18 p.m..
The Fire Department was called to a courtyard apartment building for a small
fire about 4 p.m. and the fire was extinguished within a few minutes. Two people were found dead in the
apartment, and fire officials turned over the scene to police as a crime scene.
Police, citing preliminary information, said firefighters found the man and
woman in the third-floor apartment after the fire, and the two appeared to have
been stabbed to death.