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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

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Autopsy Inconclusive For Man Found Dead After Stabbing Two People In Roseland

An autopsy is pending further studies for a 57-year-old man found dead shortly after he allegedly stabbed two people late Thursday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

05/18/2015

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Death Of Man Found At Waukegan Intersection Ruled Homicide

Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found by a passerby at a Waukegan intersection.

01/03/2015

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Indiana Police: Dismembered Body Found In Hegewisch Might Be Missing Man

Police in Indiana suspect a dismembered body found in a garage in Chicago’s Hegewisch neighborhood belong to a man who disappeared more than a year-and-a-half ago.

10/06/2014

Police investigate the death of a newborn Thursday in Prospect Heights. (Network Video)

Police Investigate Death Of Baby Girl In Prospect Heights

Police and paramedics responded to a call of an unresponsive baby at 10 a.m. Thursday in the 800 block of East Old Willow Road. The child was pronounced dead at the scene, Police Chief Jamie Dunne said at the scene.

07/10/2014

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Toddler Dies A Day After Three-Story Fall From Window

Mohammed Alyamani fell from the top floor of a three-flat apartment building in the 3700 block of North Kostner Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. He died Wednesday evening at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.

07/10/2014

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Man And Woman Dead In Murder-Suicide In Bartlett

Police were called to a home in the 500 block of Horizon Drive around 7 p.m. Tuesday to conduct a well-being check, and found a woman dead in the living room, and a man dead in a bathroom.

06/04/2014

A stolen car crashed into a house in Mundelein after police began chasing the vehicle on a report of a purse snatching. (Credit: CBS)

Man Crashes Dead Suburban Woman’s Car Into Home

A man who turned out to be a person of interest in a death investigation crashed a stolen car into a home in north suburban Mundelein, following a brief police chase Tuesday morning.

06/03/2014

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Dead Man Found In Douglas Park Lagoon

Police did not know the man’s exact age, only saying he was an adult. Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.

03/24/2014

Police conducting a death investigation in Lansing. (Credit: CBS)

Lansing Child Died Due To Blunt Force, Child Abuse

A two year old died of blunt force trauma and child abuse, the Cook County Medical Examiner ruled on Wednesday.

03/20/2014

Police conducting a death investigation in Lansing. (Credit: CBS)

Police Investigating Death Of Child In Lansing

Lansing Police were investigating the death of a two-year-old girl in Lansing on Wednesday.

03/19/2014

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Man Found Dead In Dan Ryan Woods

Police spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said the body was found about 2 p.m. in the forest preserve, along the 8900 block of Western Avenue.

02/25/2014

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Police Investigate Man’s Stabbing Death

Jose Andrade, 46, was found with multiple stab wounds in his home in the 4100 block of North Western Avenue on Wednesday evening.

01/23/2014

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Police Investigating Death Of 7-Month-Old Girl In Barrington

Police in northwest suburban Barrington announced Wednesday that they are conducting a death investigation.

01/08/2014

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MissingMan Found Dead In Barrington Hills Forest Preserve

The Cook County Sheriff’s office is investigating, but could not immediately say whether foul play was involved.

12/26/2013

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Family Of Girl Who Died Under Suspicious Circumstances Demand Arrest

Jah’Niya White’s mother and father say the child’s maternal grandfather has told them at least half a dozen different stories about how the girl sustained her fatal injuries.

12/11/2013

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Prosecutor: Worth Teen Died Jumping From Car After Buying Pills

An 18-year-old woman from southwest suburban Worth died when she jumped out of the car of an alleged drug dealer, after buying $200 worth of anti-anxiety pills, Cook County prosecutors said Monday.

11/11/2013

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Human Remains Found In Woods In River Forest; Man Confesses

Chicago Police are investigating human remains found in a wooded area in west suburban River Forest on Thursday.

10/11/2013

A blue canopy obscures an excavation in the Scottsdale neighborhood Friday. (CBS)

Body Found After Police Dig In Scottsdale Neighborhood

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said the body pulled from the property was that of a white male.

10/04/2013

Police investigate after a woman was found dead in the Willits House, a Frank Lloyd Wright mansion in Highland Park. (Credit: NVP Video)

Woman Found Dead In Historic Frank Lloyd Wright Mansion

Sylvia Robinson’s husband found her unresponsive in a home in the 1400 block of Sheridan Road in Highland Park, shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday.

09/18/2013

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