Search Back On for Teenager Missing in the Des Plaines River

Sunday, May 14, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews The search for a teenager who jumped into the Des Plaines River near Melrose Park last night and did not return to the surface has resumed this morning, according to an ABC 7 news report. “The teenager was with about a dozen other teenagers Saturday afternoon hanging out on the railroads by the river, … Continue reading Search Back On for Teenager Missing in the Des Plaines River

Teenager Missing in Des Plaines River

Saturday, May 13, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews According to a WGN TV news report, search crews that were out on the Des Plaines River in search of a teenager who may have drowned on Saturday night have temporarily halted their efforts. “Emergency crews from several towns responded just before 5 [Saturday] evening to an area behind Lincoln College of Technology,” the report … Continue reading Teenager Missing in Des Plaines River

Breaking: Body Pulled from Des Plaines Near 1st and Washington

Friday, May 12, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 5:45 p.m.  According to a CBS Local report, “A dead body was discovered in the Des Plaines River Friday as work clews cleaned debris along a bridge, Illinois State Police said.” The report noted that the body, which has not been identified, was discovered at around 1 p.m. at “near Washington Street and … Continue reading Breaking: Body Pulled from Des Plaines Near 1st and Washington