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Authorities Investigating Body Found in Rock River
Authorities Investigating Body Found in Rock River
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say they're trying to recover the body of a man found in the Rock River near the Chicago Rockford International Airport. Winnebago County Sheriff's Department public information officer Ken DeCoster told the Rockford Register Star on Saturday afternoon that a group of people watching the AirFest air show from a boat on the river spotted the body...
Body To Be Exhumed In Connection With Mary Jane Reed Case
Body To Be Exhumed In Connection With Mary Jane Reed Case
OREGON, Ill. (AP) — The nephew of a northern Illinois man who was shot to death in 1948 says he hopes the exhumation of his uncle's body will yield clues to a double homicide that's never been solved. SaukValley.com reports that 62-year-old Steve Skridla of Rockford announced Wednesday that a Winnebago County judge has signed an order allowing the exhumation of Stanley Skridla's body...