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Marlen Ochoa Lopez

Marlen Ochoa Lopez
Marlen Ochoa Lopez

After Pregnant Woman Murdered While Seeking Out Baby Supplies, Group Formed In Her Honor Helps Hundreds Of Parents In Need

After the murder of Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, Southwest Collective launched a program to help families get baby supplies and support from other parents.

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A Year After Death Of Slain Teen Marlen Ochoa’s Son, Family Honors Him With Act Of Kindness

“Instead of talking about the negative — our nation and our city have suffered so much from COVID and the civil unrest — we want to heal.”

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One Year Later, Family Of Murdered Pregnant Teen Marlen Ochoa Lopez Still Waiting For Justice

Ochoa Lopez's infant son died two months after he was cut from her womb. “This is a day we will never forget,” her husband said on Facebook Live.

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Yovanny Lopez, Baby Of Slain Pregnant Teen Marlen, Dies After Weeks On Life Support

The slain teen's family wants more charges to be filed against Marlen's killers.

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‘Justice For Baby Yovanny’: As Slain Teen’s Alleged Killers Indicted, Family Wants Justice For Her Infant Still Clinging To Life

After a silent march to the courthouse, family members mourned the tragic murder of Marlen Ochoa Lopez.

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Murdered Teen’s Car Collected 3 Parking Tickets Near Alleged Killers’ Home While Detectives Searched For Her

Had officers who issued the first citation alerted detectives to search the area as soon as the ticket was generated, the teen may have been found sooner, a family member said.

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Mural Pays Tribute To Slain Teenager Marlen Ochoa Lopez In Pilsen

Over the weekend, a mural dedicated to Marlen Ochoa Lopez was painted on 16th Street and Newberry Avenue in Pilsen.

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