Woman charged in murder of 1-month-old in Englewood

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CHICAGO — A woman is charged with first degree murder in the death of a one-month-old boy in the city’s Englewood neighborhood.

Willa Wickerson, 56, was arrested Wednesday by Chicago police.

They say she was responsible for the death of Timothy Harmon.

The infant was found unresponsive in a home at 66th and Racine last week.

He was pronounced dead at a hospital and his death was ruled a homicide from abuse.

Authorities have not said exactly how the baby died or if he was related to Wickerson.