Chicago man accused of killing his roommates

May 27, 2012 9:03:22 AM PDT
A 52-year-old man is charged in a double murder on Chicago's South Side.

Police say Michael Myrieckes killed his roommates in an apartment in the 6500-block of South Kenwood last Friday night. The victims were identified as Avelino Sanchez, 68, and 49-year-old Lori Inman.

Police say the suspect had barricaded himself in the apartment but later surrendered.

Myrieckes faces two counts of murder.