Suspect charged in woman's murder

January 11, 2010 3:12:53 PM PST
A suburban man is charged with attempted murder. Bryan Brown, 20, of Country Club Hills is accused of trying to strangle a woman with a cord early Saturday morning.

Chicago police say they were called to the intersection of east 53rd Street and South Calumet in Chicago's Washington Park neighborhood where they say found a 29-year-old woman lying in a nearby alley.

Police say they arrested Brown as he tried to run from the scene.

The victim is hospitalized in stable condition.