A Cook County judge has ordered that the remains of a boy, identified decades ago as one of John Wayne Gacy’s victims, be exhumed so that his mother can learn whether it’s really her son.
A woman whose body was found in a vacant lot near Washington Park over the weekend was strangled, an autopsy determined on Monday.
A body was found in a garbage can Monday Morning on the city’s Near West Side.
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.
The body of an Elgin man was found Monday morning on the lakefront bike path near North Avenue Beach.
A body found in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal Monday may be that of a man who ran from the scene of a fatal traffic crash last week.
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.
Chicago police say they’re investigating the discovery of a body in an alley this morning in the Logan Square neighborhood.
A body was pulled from the Chicago River’s South Branch near Chinatown this morning.
The father and stepmother of a 13-year-old boy whose body was found in a Gary, Ind., trailer park last week have now been charged with the boy’s murder.
Authorities say a body pulled from the Des Plaines River last week is that of a Rolling Meadows woman who had been reported missing in March.
The body of a woman has been pulled from the Des Plaines River in River Grove, police say.
Police said neither mechanical issues nor foul play were a factor in the death of a woman whose car plunged into a pond on the Harper College campus in northwest suburban Palatine on Thursday.
It turns out that a man whose body was found in an alley just north of downtown was actually hit by a car.
Nearly a day and a half after a man was found dead in his Rogers Park home which had no heat or electricity, his body remained frozen and an autopsy could not yet be performed.
A man’s body was pulled out of the icy waters of Lake Michigan Tuesday night.
A man reported missing from his south suburban home on New Year’s Day was found floating in the Cal-Sag Channel on Monday.
A man’s body was found floating in Lake Michigan near Belmont Harbor this afternoon.
The body of a man found in a Dumpster at a west suburban paper recycling company Monday morning could have come from any of several recycling sites in Chicago, police said Tuesday.
A body pulled from Lake Michigan near Belmont Harbor turned out to be that of a man who was reported missing earlier this week.