Man charged in West Rogers Park stabbing


By RogersEdge Reporter Staff

A Chicago Heights man has been charged in the Tuesday stabbing death of a mental health worker in West Rogers Park, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Chicago Police photo of Richard M. Jones

Richard M. Jones, 23 was charged with first-degree murder after the fatal stabbing of Anthony Houston, a mental health worker at Thresholds, the Tribune reports.

The incident began at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in 2500 block of West Fitch Avenue about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said Jones began pounding on the door. When Houston answered, Jones pushed his way inside, and after a brief struggle, Jones stabbed Houston in the neck, police said.

RogersEdge Reporter first reported on the stabbing in this article: Man stabbed to death in West Rogers Park

Read the complete Tribune article here: STABBING.

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