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Denzel Pittman Charged In Brutal Murders Of South Side Mom, Two Daughters

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CHICAGO — Authorities in Chicago have charged an 18-year-old boy in the stabbing deaths of a mother and her two daughters, who were found dead in their home on the city's South Side.

Police say Denzel Pittman was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder in the deaths of his girlfriend, 17-year-old Jade Hannah, Hannah's mother, 43-year-old Stacy Cochran-Hill and Hannah's younger sister, 11-year-old Joi Cochran.

All three were found dead with multiple stab wounds in their apartment in the city's Morgan Park neighborhood late Monday.

A judge denied bail for Pittman on Wednesday.