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Family Of Fallen Soldier Battled Pentagon To Have Remains Returned To Chicago

For decades, Bud Kelder’s remains were officially unidentified. He’s finally coming home, after a legal fight.


Remains Found In Indiana Quarry Could Be Thousands Of Years Old

Lake County Sheriff John Buncich tells the Northwest Indiana Times a head and torso were easily discernible. It could be the site of an ancient Native American burial ground, the sheriff was quoted as saying.



Police Release Sketch Based On Remains Found In 2010

CHICAGO (CBS) — The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help in identifying the human remains that were found in April 2010 at the Herrick Lake Forest Preserve in unincorporated Wheaton. This past […]


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Dad Reunited With Baby’s Cremated Remains After 26 Years

Little Shawna Lea Wolf, his firstborn, was only 2 months old when she died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in 1987 in their Carpentersville home.


The Cook County Sheriff’s Office is trying to identify remains found near Cicero in 2008. Sheriff’s Police utilized new 3-D scan technology to help create a facial sketch of what the victim looked like in real life.

Sketch Released Of Skeletal Remains Found Near Cicero

The Cook County Sheriff’s office is seeking help in identifying the skeletal remains of a man found four years ago near west suburban Cicero.


Skeletal remains found at the site of a demolished bait shop in Hammond, Ind., in October 2011 have been identified as 38-year-old Francine Carlson, who was reported missing in 1999. (Credit: Hammond Police Department)

Bones Found At Hammond Demolition Site Identified As Missing Woman

Police have identified bones found at the site of a former bait shop in Hammond, Ind., as a 38-year-old woman who has been missing since 1999.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

Doreen Fogle has been missing 15 years. (CBS)

NW Ind. Mother Thinks Remains Found In Hammond Could Be Her Daughter’s

A Northwest Indiana mother thinks bones found on a Hammond, Ind. lot could be her daughter’s. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman reports.