Autopsy: Inmate Overdosed On Bus To StatevilleClifford V. Nelson, 49, was being transferred from the Cook County Jail and was found unresponsive on the bus about 9:50 a.m. Feb. 27 at Stateville in Crest Hill, according to the Will County coroner’s office.
Autopsy: Female Found Dead In Chicago Heights Was AssaultedA woman found dead with a bloody head and back Wednesday night near a home in south suburban Chicago Heights was beaten to death.
Man Who Died In Shootout With Cops On Metra Train Killed HimselfThe suspect in a southwest suburban murder fatally shot himself during a confrontation with police late Friday on a Metra train in north suburban Deerfield, according to preliminary autopsy reports.
Man's Death 9 Years After Assault Ruled HomicideRobert Bishop, 78, died Oct. 24 at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy Saturday found he died of complications of traumatic brain injury from a remote assault and his death was ruled a homicide.
Report: Sisters Found Dead In Seychelles Had Excess Water In LungsRobin Korkki, 42, of Chicago, and Annie Korkki, 38, of Denver, were found dead on Sept. 22 in the villa they shared at an upscale resort in Seychelles.
Autopsy Reveals Infant Dies From Craniocerebal Injuries After TV AccidentA 1-year-old girl died four days after she was hit by a falling television set on the Near West Side.
Chicago Police Officer Shot Paul O'Neal In Back, Autopsy ShowsPaul O’Neal, the black teenager who was killed by Chicago police, died of a single gunshot wound to the back, the Cook County medical examiner’s office confirmed, in an autopsy report released Wednesday.
7-Year-Old Girl Who Died At Cheerleading Camp Had Rare Heart DefectA 7-year-old girl who died while attending a cheerleading camp in northwest suburban Park Ridge suffered a rare congenital heart disease, an autopsy has revealed.
Midlothian Man Jailed Pending Roommate’s AutopsyAlexander Acevedo, 23, of Midlothian told police that his roommate, Kimberly M. Putterlik, overdosed on drugs about two weeks ago, prosecutors said Sunday at a bail hearing.
Calusinski Wins First Step In Bid For New Trial In Toddler's DeathMelissa Calusinski's attorneys hope a Lake County Judge will grant them an evidentiary hearing on X-ray evidence that they say contradicts the original autopsy ruling that 16-month-old Benjamin Kingan died of a skull fracture in 2009.
Last Of Three Deaths Tied To Nursing Home Ruled NaturalRobert Rundin, 88, was one of six residents of Holland Home who were hospitalized on Feb. 3. While three of those people have since recovered, Rundin and two others later died.
Apparent Voicemail From Sandra Bland Released; Tests Revealed Marijuana, Cutting ScarsNew information could shed more light on the death of Sandra Bland, of Naperville, who was arrested nearly two weeks ago in Waller County, Texas, and then was found dead three days later in her jail cell.