Death Investigation in Machesney Park, Police Investigating

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He was alleged to have had a domestic violence situation with his girlfriend.

Police were searching for him and he was hiding out in the 300 block of Harlem.

Details on  that scene at ~ CLICK HERE

While hiding from police, the suspect Shane Bouma saw 72 year old Ellen Marsh and kicked in her door and forced his way inside her home.  Shane Bouma alleged to have strangled the victim to death. Then robbed her home and fled in her vehicle.

He was later found him and the victims vehicle in the 1500 block of 7th st, after trying to buy some drugs.

After police found Shane Bouma and the victims vehicle, police did a follow up and that is when they found the victim passed away.




RS Notes: WCSO call log shows this death investigation as a “Follow up” in the logs.





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