Woman charged in Algonquin double murder

She’s charged in the deaths of Leonard J. Gilard Jr., 73, and Noreen S. Gilard, 69.

SHARE Woman charged in Algonquin double murder

Arin M. Fox faces murder charges after Leonard J. Gilard Jr., 73, and Noreen S. Gilard, 69, were found dead Nov. 8, 2020, in Algonquin.

Sun-Times file photo

A 39-year-old woman has been arrested in Colorado after allegedly murdering two people in suburban Algonquin.

Arin M. Fox is awaiting extradition to Illinois at Douglas County, Colorado, jail on charges of first-degree murder, possession of a stolen vehicle, aggravated battery and domestic battery, Algonquin police said in a statement.

She’s charged in the deaths of Leonard J. Gilard Jr., 73, and Noreen S. Gilard, 69, police said.

Arin M. Fox

Arin M. Fox

Algonquin police mugshot

The pair were found dead in their home Sunday evening in the 600 block of Red Couch Lane, police said. They were found with “fatal wounds,” and the McHenry County coroner has scheduled autopsies.

Police said the incident was domestic-related and that there’s no threat to the public.

Police did not say how Fox is related to the victims.

The Latest
Is another city trying to get in on Chicago’s action? A bright patch of green was spotted in Venice’s Grand Canal on Sunday, looking very much like the Chicago River dyed green for St. Patrick’s Day.
Erdogan’s government vetoed Sweden’s bid to join NATO and purchased Russian missile-defense systems. But it also helped broker a crucial deal that allowed Ukrainian grain shipments and averted a global food crisis.
Police said Oscar Montes and another man were seen on a police surveillance camera striking a man seated in a car late Friday in the 2300 block of South Washtenaw Avenue.
Russia launched the attack overnight Saturday with Iranian-made Shahed drones, a senior Kyiv military official said. The attack lasted more than five hours, with air defense reportedly shooting down more than 40 drones.
Chicago historically records surges of shootings on Memorial Day weekend with the unofficial start of summer.