An Illinois man was accused of fatally stabbing a 6-year-old child 26 times and his mother using a 12-inch military-style knife over their faith as Muslims.
Illinois Man Stabbed a 6-Year-Old Child and His Mother
An Illinois man identified as Joseph M. Czuba, 71 years old, stabbed a 6-year-old child over 26 times and his mother over their faith as Muslims amidst the chaos between Israel and Palestine. The suspect was found on the ground with a laceration on his forehead.
In a published article in FOX News, the Will County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a stabbing incident between a landlord and a renter in Plainfield Township at about 11:40 a.m. on Saturday. Authorities found in the bedroom the two victims suffering from multiple stab wounds all over their bodies.
Condition of the Victims
According to a published article in Yahoo News, all three individuals, including the suspect were rushed to the hospital to be treated, the 32-year-old woman suffered from severe wounds but is expected to survive but the 6-year-old child died because of the severe wounds and injuries.
Furthermore, the suspect is now charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, two counts of hate crime, and one count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon based on the collected information, interviews, and evidence.