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Husband charged in Addison woman’s slaying


An Addison man was charged Sunday with killing his wife.

Kurtis Worley, of the 900 block of Craig Place, was charged with one count of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, Martha Worley, 39, early Friday, according to a statement from the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s office.

She died at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood at 5 p.m. Friday, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. She had suffered blunt head trauma, according to the medical examiner’s office.

Kurtis Worley was scheduled to appear in DuPage County bond court Monday.

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