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Missing Willowbrook Woman Found Dead

Gloria Godinez, 66, was reported missing by her family from her home in the Waterford Subdivision on Sunday, according to Willowbrook police and the DuPage County coroner’s office.

08/05/2015

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Body Of Woman Found At Washington/Wells L Station Platform

A 21-year-old woman was found dead on a CTA platform in the Loop Saturday morning, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.

07/25/2015

Chicago police officers and firefighters respond to the lakefront after a body was found in Lake Michigan near Chicago Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Body Recovered From Lake Michigan On Gold Coast

A pedestrian spotted the body in the water around 6:35 a.m. near 800 North Lake Shore Drive, between Ohio Street Beach and Oak Street Beach, according to police.

07/21/2015

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Man Dies After Chasing Ball On CTA Red Line Tracks In Loop

The man — thought to be in his 50s or 60s — was found unresponsive by officers about 12:35 a.m. on the southbound tracks at the Harrison station, police said. Preliminary information indicates he had been trying to retrieve a large ball that fell on the tracks when he hit the electrically charged third rail.

07/13/2015

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Chicago Teen Found Strangled In Abandoned Gary Building

The female found killed in an abandoned Gary, Ind. building Tuesday night has been identified as a 17-year-old girl from Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood.

07/08/2015

Authorities respond to a call of a body in the water near Oak Street Beach. (CBS/Jennice Chavez)

Body Pulled From Lake Near Oak Street Beach

The male corpse was pulled from the water about two blocks north of Oak Street about 5:40 p.m., according to Fire Media Affairs.

06/22/2015

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Fire Officials: Body Found In Chicago River On Northwest Side

A body was found in the North Branch of the Chicago River on the Northwest Side Monday morning, fire officials said.

06/01/2015

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Autopsy Inconclusive For Body Found In North Lawndale Garbage Bin

The body of a male was discovered about 4 p.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of South Avers, police said. An autopsy came back inconclusive, pending further studies.

05/18/2015

Authorities investigate in the Roseland neighborhood after a man was found dead near the scene where two people were stabbed on the Far South Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Found Dead Near Scene Of Double Stabbing

A 57-year-old man was found dead shortly after he stabbed two people following a verbal altercation late Thursday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.

05/15/2015

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Body Found In Des Plaines River Identified As Missing Joliet Man

Lonnie R. Jones, of Joliet, was found in the Des Plaines River in the 700 block of Railroad Street on April 18, according to Joliet police and the Will County coroner’s office. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:15 p.m.

04/24/2015

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Man Found Dead On Blue Line Train At O’Hare

A man was pronounced dead after he was found unresponsive on a CTA train at O’Hare International Airport early Monday.

03/23/2015

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Homicide Investigation Underway After Body Found Near Joliet

A citizen discovered the body of a black female in a field near Zurich and Brandon roads in unincorporated Joliet Township, according to the Will County sheriff’s and coroner’s office. Sheriff’s police are investigating the death as a homicide, but a preliminary cause of death was not released by the coroner’s office.

03/12/2015

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Missing Teen Found Dead At Park In Crystal Lake

Police were called to Canterbury Park in Crystal Lake around 4:15 p.m. Monday, after a body was discovered with a handgun nearby. Tuesday morning, it was confirmed the victim was that of an 18-year-old student at Crystal Lake Central High School, who had been reported missing 10 days ago.

03/10/2015

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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

North suburban authorities were searching for a boater who went into Lake Villa’s Stanton Bay on Sunday afternoon and didn’t resurface. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

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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