FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 27, 2016

INFORMATION RELEASED BY:
Lieu­tenant Jay Hall Illinois
State Police, Zone 7
1391 South Washington
DuQuoin, IL 62832

Union Coun­ty Death Investigation

Illi­nois State Police inves­ti­ga­tors are in the ear­ly stages of a death inves­ti­ga­tion fol­low­ing the dis­cov­ery of a deceased body ear­ly this morn­ing, May 27, 2016, in Jones­boro, Illi­nois. Because this is an active inves­ti­ga­tion, no fur­ther infor­ma­tion on the iden­ti­ty of the vic­tim or par­tic­u­lars of the case will be released at this time. Fur­ther infor­ma­tion will be avail­able at a lat­er time.

 

All sub­jects are pre­sumed inno­cent until proven guilty in a court of law.