Authorities identify man found killed in West Rogers Park apartment

Authorities have released the identity of a man who was found unresponsive last month in a West Rogers Park apartment, and whose death was ruled a homicide by assault, according to an autopsy.

The man was identified as Mark Criddell, 49, by the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


On March 28, officers conducted a well-being check about 8:15 a.m. at a residence in the 6400 block of North Sacramento Avenue and found an unresponsive man inside, Chicago police said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Autopsy results released March 29 found he died of multiple injuries from an assault and ruled his death a homicide, the medical examiner’s office said.

Area Three detectives were investigating.