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Hammond Police Looking For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

A person was found dead with blunt force trauma Saturday night in northwest Indiana.

02/08/2015

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Police Investigating Death Of Chicago Woman Found Near New Buffalo, Mich.

Chicago Police detective have joined the investigation into the death of a Chicago woman found dead Sunday near New Buffalo, Mich.

01/27/2015

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Body Found After Chicago Lawn Garage Fire

Officers responded to a garage fire in the 6600 block of South Campbell about 11:30 a.m. Monday, police said. After the fire was extinguished, authorities found what appeared to be a dead female. The body was “severely burned” and an autopsy Tuesday was inconclusive.

01/21/2015

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Body Pulled From North Suburban Lake

The body of 60-year-old Joseph Benedetto, of Lake Villa, was recovered from the waters of Stanton Bay off Fox Lake about 9:30 p.m., authorities said.

10/27/2014

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Missing Midlothian Man Found Dead In Oak Forest

An elderly Midlothian resident who had been missing since November was found dead this month in a pile of tree branches at a south suburban Oak Forest park, authorities said.

10/23/2014

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Severed ‘Body’ Found Underneath ‘L’ Near Macy’s Department Store

As the citizens of this fine metropolis scurried to the places they needed to go on Tuesday morning, the body of a man, completely severed at the waist, went mostly unnoticed.

10/21/2014

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Body Found Under Burning Vehicle In Auburn-Gresham

The body of a 46-year-old Chicago woman was found outside a burning vehicle Friday morning in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.

08/15/2014

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Body Recovered From Lake Michigan Identified As Missing Boater

The body pulled from Lake Michigan on Wednesday has been identified as a boater who went missing after falling out of a sailboat near Montrose Harbor on Saturday.

08/13/2014

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Chicago Woman Slain In Bali, Daughter And Daughter’s Boyfriend Arrested

Sheila von Wiese-Mack, 62, was found stuffed in a suitcase, dead from blunt force trauma, outside an upscale resort in Indonesia. Her daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend have been arrested after they allegedly left the suitcase in the trunk of a taxi.

08/13/2014

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Woman’s Body Pulled From Lake At Promontory Point

About 2:11 p.m., the body of the 75-year-old woman was pulled from the water off the park near 55th Street.

08/12/2014

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Decomposed Body Found In Rogers Park Home

The decomposed body of a man was found Tuesday in a Rogers Park home three years after his mother’s body was found decomposing in the same residence.

08/06/2014

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Man Found Dead After Fire In Cicero

A 23-year-old man was found dead in the attic of a building in west suburban Cicero, after firefighters extinguished a fire early Friday morning.

08/01/2014

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Body Found In Whiting Identitfied As Missing Boater

An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday on the body of a man that washed up on a beach in Whiting, Indiana. Authorities suspect the body could be the last missing victim of the season’s first fatal boating accident.

07/30/2014

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Woman’s Body Found In Trunk In Gary

Police are investigating a possible homicide after they found the body of a woman Monday in the trunk of a car in a wooded area in Gary, Ind.

07/08/2014

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Third Body Recovered After Cal-Sag Boating Accident

A 19-foot Rinker pleasure craft hit a towing vessel hauling six barges on the Cal-Sag Channel near Southwest Highway in Worth Township late Friday night. The smaller boat capsized, and at least three people went into the water.

06/23/2014

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Body Found Along Des Plaines River Trail In Gurnee

A body has been found along the Des Plaines River trail in north suburban Lake County, near where a 57-year-old man vanished while riding his bike earlier this month.

06/19/2014

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Indiana Man Held After Woman Found Dead In Freezer

A 48-year-old Indiana man was being held on preliminary charge of murder, after a woman’s body was discovered in a freezer inside the home they shared.

06/17/2014

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Body Found In Vehicle On Northwest Side

The male body was found in a vehicle in the 6300 block of West Strong Street about 7:15 p.m.

06/06/2014

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Body Pulled From Deerfield Pond

Police could not provide further details of how the man ended up in the pond, but said foul play was not suspected.

05/16/2014

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Palatine Man Found Dead In North Side Alley

Nathan Breitling, 28, of the 800 block of Morris Drive in Palatine, was found dead in the alley of the 4200 block of North Kenmore Avenue about 7:15 a.m. Thursday.

05/16/2014

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