Man Gets 65 Years Prison in Dismemberment KillingPatrick Chase of Alton was sentenced to 45 years on a first-degree murder charge and 20 years on a charge of dismembering a human body.
Woman, 24, Convicted in Dismemberment of HusbandA jury has convicted a 24-year-old central Illinois woman of murder for the dismemberment of her husband.
Mo. Suspect Waives Preliminary Hearing in DismembermentProsecutors say Paul Potter stabbed 74-year-old Willis Edward Meredith, dismembered his body and set fires to conceal the crime.
Neighbors Recall 'Horror Movie' Like Murder Scene Outside Suspect's HomeA Missouri man is accused of killing a man, dismembering the body and tossing the victim's arms at bystanders.
Man Pleads Guilty to Murder, DismembermentProsecutors say Joshua Tharp, 27, left the woman's remains behind a shopping center in East Alton.