autopsy

Water generic

Missing Man’s Body Pulled From Lake Near Fox Lake

An autopsy is planned for a man whose body was pulled from a lake near Fox Lake over the weekend, after he was reported missing.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011

Cesar Rodriguez, left, and Tomas Garay, 58, are among two Chicagoans whose deaths are considered heat-related. (CBS)

Heat Wave Proves Fatal

The exteme heat is suspected of being a factor in the deaths of at least seven Cook County residents in the last few days.

07/21/2011

Jail/Prison

Autopsy Inconclusive For Boy Who Died In Police Custody

An autopsy has been deemed inconclusive for a 17-year-old boy who died in police custody, after being arrested for possession of heroin on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2011

Garage Body

Body Found In Container Identified As Missing Ind. Woman

The body found bound and beaten to death inside a plastic container in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood has been identified as a missing northwest Indiana woman.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

Christian Choate (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Probe Continues Into Death Of Boy Kept In Dog Cage

The probe continues into the bizarre death of Christian Choate – the 13-year-old boy who was kept in a dog cage for a year in a Northwest Indiana trailer park.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

Daryl Hawks (Credit: NBC CHICAGO)

M.E. Still Not Sure What Caused Sportscaster’s Death

Daryl Hawks of NBC 5 was in Atlanta to cover the Chicago Bulls-Atlanta Hawks NBA playoff series when he was found dead Thursday morning.

05/13/2011

Dave Duerson

Autopsy Results To Be Released For Duerson’s Brain

Researchers from Boston University are set to announce autopsy results this morning for former Chicago Bear Dave Duerson, who committed suicide in February.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

File Photo Of Jim Tyree And Kenny Williams (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Getty Images for Niche Media)

Death Of Sun-Times’ Owner James Tyree Ruled Accident

The Cook County Medical Examiner says the death of Sun-Times owner James Tyree was an accident.

WBBM Newsradio–03/18/2011

Tanya Shannon

Autopsy: No Trauma On Tanya Shannon’s Body

LaSalle County mother Tanya Shannon died of cold exposure, and her body did not have any signs of trauma, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2011

Michael Scott, Christopher Kelly

More Detail Revealed In 2 High-Profile Suicides

Information comes from Medical Examiner on Former Chicago Board of Education president Michael Scott, former Blagojevich fundraiser and advisor Christopher Kelly deaths.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010

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