Fred Reckling

Hezekiah Whitfield (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Man Gets Life In Prison For 1994 Murder Of Waukegan Business Owner

Hezekiah Whitfield was able to avoid listening to statements Tuesday from loved ones of the man he killed, but he couldn’t escape the sentence of natural life in prison that followed.

08/13/2014

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DNA Evidence May Clear Waukegan Murder Convict

A man who has spent 15 years in prison for murder might be cleared by DNA evidence.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2011

Crime Lab

Tests Coming For Blood From 1994 Waukegan Murder Scene

Some mysterious blood found at a nearly 17-year-old suburban crime scene is being tested for the very first time.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011