South Holland assisted living death ruled homicide

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (WLS) -- The death of a 98-year-old woman in a South Holland assisted living facility was ruled a homicide Monday night.

The medical examiner's office says Dorothy Byrd had a toxic level of painkillers in her system.

Two other residents of Holland Home also have died. There was no word yet on the causes of death in their cases.