A man already serving time in prison was charged Wednesday in connection with the 2002 brutal stabbing of a storage facility manager. The investigation into Jennifer Boyd's death went cold two years later.
NBC Chicago, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 11:30 AM
Ebola survivor Ashoka Mukpo reveals in first interview that his 'deepest fear' was that dying meant leaving behind his beloved fiancA e Prison guard nicknamed 'Murder' hid '18 bags of weed inside two hollowed out sandwiches and smuggled them into prison for $200 bribe' Jim Shoe sandwiches had been crammed with bags of marijuana, as well as a carton of menthol cigarettes, according to the charges Inside the bag authorities found two Jim Shoe sandwiches that had been crammed with bags of marijuana, as well as a carton of menthol cigarettes, according to the charges.
Daily Mail, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 09:25 AM
An elderly Midlothian resident who had been missing since November was found dead this month in a pile of tree branches at an Oak Forest park, authorities said. An Oak Forest Park District employee was spraying for weeds Oct. 10 along a small creek next to a playground at the park in the 15500 block of Waverly Avenue and saw what appeared to be two human legs sticking out from a bundle of tree branches, according to police.
The Southtown Star, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 09:07 PM
An Upper Peninsula woman jailed in Illinois on murder charges will be back in court in November. In 2013, Jacquelyn Greco of Crystal Falls was taken into police custody for the 1979 murder of her then husband, Carl Gaimari.
WLUC-TV Negaunee, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 08:33 AM
Caption: Some of the adults charged in a recent rash of car burglaries in Oak Lawn: Taylor Ramirez, 18, of Oak Lawn; James M. Chomer, 20, of Chicago; and John J. Rourke, 20 also of Chicago. All three are in custody of the Cook County Sheriff.
Patch.com, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 01:08 AM
The Cook County Sheriff's Office is breaking open more than a dozen abandoned homes in connection to the suspected Indiana serial killer case. In a race against nightfall, sheriff's police pried open what could be the next big break in the suspected Indiana serial killer case.
My FOX Chicago, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 12:12 AM
A man sought in connection with a fatal shooting last month in the south suburbs is behind bars without bond after being arrested just north of Atlanta. Devonte Marsh, 19, was taken into custody last week in Georgia by Cherokee County sheriff's deputies on a warrant from Cook County, according to a statement from Sauk Village police.
My FOX Chicago, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 05:06 PM
Illinois authorities are investigating whether a man who Indiana investigators say has confessed to killing seven women recently may have traveled to Chicago's south suburbs shortly before his arrest last weekend. Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says technology suggests Darren Vann may have visited the Chicago-area communities of Hazelcrest, Markham and Harvey between time 19-year-old Afrikka Hardy's body was found last Friday in Hammond, Indiana, and Vann's arrest the next day.
WAND-TV Decatur, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 08:18 PM