(11) updates to this series since
A McLean County judge will decide next month whether the Normal woman who was convicted 11 months ago of killing an 8-year-old girl will be given a new trial.
Rica Rountree’s father pleaded guilty Thursday to endangering her life, more than a year after she died from blunt force trauma.
A Varna woman pleaded not guilty Friday to harassing a potential witness in trial for Rica Rountree's murder.
A new judge will be appointed in the child endangerment case connected to 8-year-old Rica Rountree’s death.
The father of Rica Rountree pleaded not guilty Friday to endangering her life.
A McLean County jury is expected to bring a verdict Tuesday in Cynthia Baker’s murder trial.
BLOOMINGTON — Prosecutors are expected to make their closing arguments at 2 p.m. Monday after the defense rested in the murder trial for a Blo…
In a January interview between Detective Kendra DeRosa and Cynthia Baker, now on trial for murder, the two discuss discipline and 8-year-old Rica Roundtree's last days.
BLOOMINGTON — A judge Friday rejected a request to reduce bond from $1 million for a Bloomington woman accused of beating to death her boyfrie…
BLOOMINGTON — Eight-year-old Rica Rountree was beaten while standing naked, punched repeatedly in the back and pelted with verbal insults befo…