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September 14, 2012
Kyle Bursaw photo

In this Sept. 4, 2012 photo, Jack McCullough is escorted into the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore, Ill., by DeKalb County Sheriff’s deputies. Opening statements began Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, in Sycamore in the trial for McCullough, who is accused in the 1957 kidnapping and death of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph of Sycamore. McCullough was arrested last year in Seattle and brought to Illinois. He’s pleaded not guilty.