CHICAGO (CBS)– Investigators in Delphi, Indiana are looking into a possible new lead in the 2017 murders of Abby Williams and Libby German.
A man arrested for a heinous crime in Lafeyette, Indiana, involving a 9-year-old girl is now on police radar in the Delphi case.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Average Infection Rate Falls To Lowest Point Since Late March; Vaccinations Still Lagging From April Peak
Last week, James Brian Chadwell was arrested in Lafayette. He’s accused of kidnapping, beating and sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl.READ MORE: Illinois Launches 'Time For Me To Drive' Tourism Campaign As State Prepares To Fully Reopen Next Month
The Carroll County sheriff said the information on Chadwell had been shared with investigators in the Delphi case and they are looking into him.MORE NEWS: Chicago Bears Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday Night
It’s very early in the process, and detectives are not sharing many details about a possible connection to the Delphi murders.