Double Murder Across the Street from Jewish Day School in Skokie
Update 10:06 p.m. -This is across the street from Arie Crown Hebrew Day School.
The father of the murdered 18-year-old mother called 911 operators shortly after attacking them and told police he had just stabbed his 18-year-old daughter and 2-year-old granddaughter, police said.
Police did not say what the man's motive was.
Update 8:08 p.m. -
A 39-year-old Skokie, Ill., resident is being questioned by police and is currently a person of interest, investigators said. Police officials said the man's relationship with the victims will not be released until all family members have been notified.
A woman and her 27-month-old daughter were stabbed to death in their Main Street apartment Wednesday, police said.
The incident happened in the 4600 block of Main Street, near Kilpatrick Avenue. Both were transported to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston but were pronounced dead shortly after, police said.
Police currently have a suspect in custody, and they noted that there is no threat to the public at this time.