| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:07 PM
A Seattle man charged in the 1957 murder of a Sycamore girl will stand trial in September.
At a Thursday hearing, DeKalb County Judge Robbin Stuckert set Sept. 10 as the start date for the trial of Jack McCullough.
McCullough, 72, was charged last...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:55 PM
DeKalb County Public Defender Regina Harris, the lead attorney in the high-profile Jack McCullough murder case, announced Friday she is resigning to pursue private legal practice.
Harris has been a public defender for more than two decades and has been...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 6:02 PM
The man accused in the 1957 kidnapping and killing of a 7-year-old Sycamore girl is expected to face a judge Wednesay and say whether he intends to fight an order to return to Illinois to face murder charges.
Jack Daniel McCullough, 71, told the...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 9:41 AM
The man accused of the 1957 kidnapping and killing of a 7-year-old Sycamore girl waived his right to an extradition hearing this morning in Seattle and has agreed to return to Illinois to face the charges.
Jack Daniel McCullough, 71, appeared in...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 11:21 AM
A Seattle man accused of killing a 7-year-old girl in 1957 waived extradition on Wednesday and will be returned to Illinois to face a murder charge.
Jack McCullough, a 71-year-old former police officer with the Washington state cities of Lacey and...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 11:51 AM
ASeattle man accused of killing a young Chicago-area girl five decades ago was arraigned on murder charges in Illinois on Thursday, one day after he was extradited from Washington state,
Jack McCullough, a 71-year-old former police officer, was given a...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 7:48 AM
A day after he was escorted from Washington state, Jack Daniel McCullough appeared in court this morning to face charges that he kidnapped and killed a 7-year-old girl more than 50 years ago.
McCullough, dressed in an orange jail jump suit, appeared...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:59 PM
A Seattle man who said in a jailhouse interview last month that he is innocent of charges that he kidnapped and murdered a 7-year-old girl in Sycamore in 1957 will plead not guilty in court, his attorney said today.
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:40 AM
A Seattle man charged in the 1957 slaying of a Sycamore girl pleaded not guilty this morning, as authorities revealed they will test his DNA against evidence recovered from her recent exhumation.
Appearing at his arraignment via a video feed from the...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 11:23 AM
DeKalb County prosecutors will decide by next week what they will bring a Seattle man to trial for first--a 1957 murder or a sex crime from the early 1960s.
Jack D. McCullough remains in the DeKalb County Jail, where he has been held since summer, when...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 8:56 AM
Before he is tried for the 1957 murder of a 7-year-old Sycamore girl, a Seattle man first will be tried on charges he raped a teen girl in the early 1960s, DeKalb County prosecutors said today.
Jack D. McCullough pleaded not guilty today to one count...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 3:00 PM
A man charged with killing a 7-year-old Sycamore girl in 1957 will stand trial Monday -- but not on the murder charge.
Jack D. McCullough is charged in DeKalb County with rape and taking indecent liberties with a child for alleged incidents involving a...