Human remains discovered in Will County

Date:

Share post:

JOLIET – Will County Coroner Laurie H. Summers announced Monday the discovery of human remains last Wednesday February 23rd, 2022, in an area located in the 700 blk of Patterson Rd in Joliet Twp.  

The Will County Sheriff’s police is investigating the case.  The Will County Coroner’s Office Cold Case Squad is also investigating the case.  The remains will be taken to the University of Illinois Forensic Anthropology division for further studies, to determine the age and sex of the remains.  DNA will be profiled by the Will County Sheriff.   

The Will County Coroners Office has submitted this case to the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System The Will County Coroners Office urges family of missing individuals to contact their local Law Enforcement Agencies to give a DNA sample.

More information is expected following DNA testing.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Vote by mail option postcards set to arrive in mailboxes for the second time soon 

KANKAKEE - Be prepared for another round of vote-by-mail postcards arriving to mailboxes across the area soon. The second round...

Child killed after being hit by Bus Friday afternoon 

PARK FOREST - A 7-year-old child is being mourned by staff and students of a local school Saturday morning...

Dog gets loose, discovers body of Frankfort man missing since November in woods off Route 30

FRANKFORT - A dog who got off their leash last Thursday and ran into some nearby woods led their...

Special Cache!  Illinois Dog makes Illinois history during Bourbonnais arrest 

BOURBONNAIS - A local man’s arrest Monday would not have been possible without the help of a very uniquely...