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Carmelita Johnson

Carmelita Johnson went missing in January 2010. (CBS)

Family Sues After Woman’s Body Left At Morgue For 14 Months

A woman’s body sat unidentified in the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office for 14 months, despite the best efforts of the family to identify her. Now, the family has filed suit against the county, alleging that morgue personnel stymied their attempts to find and identify her.

WBBM Newsradio–02/08/2012

Carmelita Johnson went missing in January 2010. (CBS)

Body Of Missing Chicago Mom Had Been In Morgue For More Than A Year

The family of a Chicago woman missing since January 2010 has received some bad news: Her body had been in the Cook County morgue for several months.

06/06/2011