A cardboard box at the scene where a suspect is accused of attempting to conceal the homicide of Myra Rivera
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Oakton St and Maple St Strangulation Homicide Investigation: Suspect Identity Released by Des Plaines Police

2,251 VICTIM’S BODY AT CRIME SCENE ALMOST 72 HOURS BEFORE DISCOVERY Des Plaines Police Department homicide investigation scene at Oakton Street and Maple Street in Des Plaines. Gerard Merced Delgado Calderon, a 31-year-old male suspect […]

Panoramic Forensics Camera at crime scene at Maple St and Oakton St, Des Plaines
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Des Plaines Police Questioning a Person of Interest in Homicide Case on Maple St; Victim’s Identity Released

2,294 Des Plaines Police Department homicide investigation scene at Oakton Street and Maple Street in Des Plaines. Des Plaines Police detectives are questioning a “person of interest” in the investigation of the strangulation death of […]

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Illinois State Police Sex Offender Registry: Convicted Murderer’s Registered Address Is Same Location Where Woman Was Found Dead from Strangulation in Des Plaines

4,933 A female homicide victim initially reported as a 57 year-old victim was corrected and updated by officials on Thursday January 2, 2020 as a 24 year-old female victim. A person who was garbage picking […]

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Des Plaines Woman Killed by Strangulation New Year’s Eve on Maple St Near Lincoln Ave, Des Plaines

4,356 Des Plaines police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:32 p.m. Tuesday December 31, 2019 to a check for well-being call near Maple Street and Lincoln Avenue. Police, first on the scene, requested that firefighter/paramedics stage […]

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Police: Schaumburg Strangulation Also Possible Sexual Assault; Offender Possibly Entered Unlocked Window

42 Schaumburg police investigators suspect that Schaumburg resident Tiffany Thrasher’s killer entered her apartment through an unlocked ground floor window, according to a police update of the investigation. Police also indicated that Tiffany Thrasher may […]

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Deandre Minkens and Shante Thomas Charged With 1st Degree Murder, Intentional Homicide in Rosemary Newman Case

881 Deandre Minkens (left) and Shante Thomas (Cook County Sheriff Police photo). COUPLE CHARGED WITH MURDER OF PREGNANT TEEN Strangulation death had been planned out for weeks A Calumet City man and his girlfriend have […]