A man who poured a flammable liquid on some victims, setting a fire that left one woman dead and two of her children badly burned in the Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday has died.
The children, 4 and 9, remained in "very critical'' condition Sunday night in the pediatric intensive care unit
Nathaniel Beller, 29, was pronounced dead at 12:10 p.m. at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, after the fire in the 4200 block of West 21st Place. Beller was suspected of setting the fire that left a woman dead and two children badly hurt, according to the spokesman. Beller had previously been convicted of domestic battery against the victim, and had an order of protection entered against him in the case
fire that left 1 dead, 3 critical was arson