Human Remains

Human Remains Found In Suburb Where Man Vanished In October

Medical authorities are examining human remains found in south suburban Palos Park over the weekend – more than two months after a distraught Lakeview man disappeared in the area.


Bones Dug Up During Oak Forest Heritage Preserve Work To Be Reburied

The Cook County Forest Preserve District has abandoned plans for a new section of walking and biking path in Oak Forest, after crews dug up unmarked graves on the site of the old Oak Forest Hospital.


Human remains were found in a home in Fowler, Ind. (Credit; CBS)

Dismembered Body Found In Hegewisch Identified As Missing Man

In the span of two weekends, human remains found at two homes. One in Chicago, the other in Indiana. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.


Human Remains Found In 2 Suitcases In Wisconsin

Highway workers came across the suitcases Thursday as they mowed the grass in Town of Geneva, about 50 miles southwest of Milwaukee.


Thatcher Woods. (CBS)

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.


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Human Remains Found On Far South Side

Human remains were discovered near the Cal-Sag Channel in the Far South Side Riverdale neighborhood, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said Sunday.


Human remains were found inside this home in Gary. (CBS)

Human Remains Found Buried In Gary Home

A gruesome discovery in Gary: human remains buried inside a home.


Harry Carter

Funeral Home Owner: I Did Nothing Wrong

The owner of a South Shore neighborhood funeral home is defending himself, after police and city inspectors shut down his business and said they found several code violations.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

Glenn Serratt

Sheriff’s Office Makes DNA ID From Bone Fragments

DNA tests on a leg bone found in a Cook County forest preserve six years ago have identified the victim as 49-year-old Glenn Serratt of Justice.