Tylenol Poisonings

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CBS 2 Vault: The Tylenol Poisonings, 30 Years Later

On this day 30 years ago, a 12-year-old Elk Grove Village girl collapsed and died after taking two Tylenol capsules before going to school that morning, and six more people would die in the days to come.

CBS 2–09/29/2012

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Tylenol Poisonings Remain Unsolved 30 Years Later

A grim anniversary will come this weekend for one of the nation’s most notorious cold cases.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

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Self-Published Book Claims Conspiracy In Tylenol Poisonings

New revelations have surfaced about the origin of the infamous Tylenol poisonings nearly three decades ago.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

James Lewis was convicted of extortion in connection to the 1982 Tylenol poisonings, but never charged with the deaths.  (CBS)

Attorney: Tylenol Killing Suspect ‘An Innocent Person’

The attorney for Tylenol killer suspect James Lewis tells Newsradio 780 it is significant that the FBI is now going after someone else–namely, the Unabomber– to see if he can also be linked to the 1982 Tylenol murders that left seven dead.

WBBM Newsradio–05/20/2011

Ted Kaczynski

Kaczynski’s DNA Sought In 1982 Tylenol Poisonings

Authorities are seeking DNA samples from Ted Kaczynski, the Unabomber, in connection with the nearly 30-year-old cold case in which seven people died from poisoned Tylenol capsules in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011