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A 28 year old Chicago man has been charged in the June 21st, 2011, death of of his Highland girlfriend and the death of her unborn child. The Times reports Isiah Barker was taken into custody after an investigation by numerous law enforcement agencies. Published reports say the body of Barker's girlfriend was found by in a closed storage bin in the garage located on the ten-thousandth block of South Normal Avenue in Chicago by the homeowner. An autopsy conducted found the Highland woman died due to multiple blunt force trauma, and that she was about 20 weeks pregnant at the time of her death.
(Photo Courtesy of the Times)
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