A 26-year-old man has agreed to plead guilty to killing his ex-girlfriend’s infant son last summer and tossing the body in a Dumpster.
A new, “significant,” DNA report involving the murder of a 5-month-old baby from north suburban Zion last summer is being reviewed by prosecutors and defense attorneys for Demetries Thorpe, accused of murder in the case, but neither side was revealing information Monday morning.
Zion’s police chief is defending the search undertaken last month for a murdered five-month-old boy as thorough, but some of the others speaking at Tuesday night’s city commission meeting took issue.
A Zion man was ordered held on $5 million bail Saturday after he was charged with killing his girlfriend’s 5-month-old baby boy.
Joshua Summeries disappeared Wednesday morning.
Investigators have lots of questions, but not many answers in their search for a missing five-month-old boy in north suburban Zion.