A 5-month-old baby boy was killed and his mother seriously wounded in an apparent murder-suicide attempt at a motel on North Lincoln Avenue this morning.
The child and mother were found in the Diplomat Motel in the 5200 block of North Lincoln Avenue around 10:30 a.m.
The baby was identified as Isaac Bolanos, 5 months, of an unknown addressoffice. He was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital and declared dead.
Police sources said it appeared the woman stabbed the baby and then herself.
A 5-month-old child was dead at the scene and a woman was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, according to a Fire Department spokesman.
Officers found the baby in the motel room's bathroom