Man charged in deaths of 2 women

February 23, 2013 3:35:46 PM PST
A man has been charged with the murder of two women on the South Side last week.

Police found the bodies of 24-year-old Curtria Duncan and 43-year-old Cherie Adams, who had been stabbed multiple times before the building was intentionally set on fire.

Police say Thaddeus Ridley confessed to the crime as they were taking him to the hospital following a suicide attempt.

At one time he had allegedly dated Curtria Duncan.