Stories tagged: Jack McCullough
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
Judge grants innocence certificate in 1957 Illinois killing
An Illinois judge has granted a certificate of innocence to a Washington state man who was wrongly convicted in 2012 of the 1957 kidnapping and killing of a 7-year-old girl.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2012, 11:57 a.m.
Ex-cop convicted in 1957 murder of Ill. girl, 7
SYCAMORE, Ill. — A 72-year-old man was convicted today in the 1957 murder of a 7-year-old girl, with spectators letting out a deafening cheer as the verdict was announced in …
Thu., April 12, 2012, 9:22 a.m.
McCullough cleared of 1962 rape charges
SYCAMORE, Ill. — A Seattle man was found not guilty Thursday of raping an Illinois teenager 50 years ago in a case that stemmed from an unrelated charge — that …
Mon., April 9, 2012, 11:40 a.m.
Defendant chooses judge to render rape verdict
SYCAMORE, Ill. — A Seattle man charged with sexually assaulting an Illinois teenager 50 years ago decided Monday to have his case decided by a judge instead of a jury. …