The Outfit - Alive and Well?
A man found decomposed in the trunk of a car in Franklin Park Tuesday night had been shot in the head and strangled, according to an autopsy today.
Residents in the 3400 block of Sarah Street in the northwest suburb called police around 8 p.m. after detecting a strong odor coming from the vehicle. When police opened the trunk, they found the body, said Franklin Park Police Chief Thomas Wolfe.
Police are conducting a homicide investigation.Identification found on the body matched that of the owner of the car, a 43-year-old man reported missing from Melrose Park on Sept. 13.
- found in a trunk;
- in Franklin Park;
- shot and strangled;
- missing from Melrose Park;
- last name released a short while ago - sounded like "Sanes"