Fair
67°FFairFull Forecast

Four-year-old boy, man found dead in home

Published: Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

YORKVILLE – Police said a 4-year-old boy and a 35-year-old man were found dead in a home in the western Chicago suburb of Yorkville.

The Aurora Beacon-News reported police said Thursday that officers found the man and boy Wednesday during a well-being check. The man was identified as Joseph R. Schmitt. Autopsies are scheduled for today.

Police did not release additional information.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Daily Chronicle.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Watch Now

Player embeded on all DDC instances for analytics purposes.

Pet of the Week: Chip

More videos »

Reader Poll

How many work emails do you receive daily?
Fewer than 15
15 to 30
31 to 50
More than 50