CRYSTAL LAKE – State Police investigators work the scene on Marion Parkway in Crystal Lake after double homicide in this video.
A Crystal Lake man has been charged with four counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deaths of a 31-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl, police said.
Ryan C. Yarber, 31, of Crystal Lake, was arrested and charged after Crystal Lake police were called to a residence at 185 Marian Parkway in Crystal Lake Thursday night for a report of a woman armed with a knife, according to a news release from Crystal Lake police. Before they arrived at the scene, police learned a man armed with a handgun also was at the house.
Police said they arrived to find the woman and the girl, each with multiple gunshot wounds, inside the house. Police tried to save their lives, but both were pronounced dead at the scene.