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Matthew Isbell

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A central Illinois man pleaded guilty Monday for his role in the 2017 murder of his friend’s mother whose bloodied body was found near the Sugar Grove Nature Center.

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A 23-year-old Washington woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison Wednesday for stabbing her mother to death and leaving her body in a nature preserve southwest of Bloomington.

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Two suspects in the Funks Grove slaying remained jailed Sunday as authorities again raised the possibility of more arrests and the victim’s daughter—now charged with murder—came into sharper focus.

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A 22-year-old Washington woman allegedly plotted to kill her mother before bringing her to Funks Grove and stabbing her to death, prosecutors said Saturday.

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The 22-year-old daughter of a woman whose body was found Sunday near a nature trail in Funks Grove was arrested Friday on murder charges, authorities said.