Maywood Memorial Service Planned for Teenage Drowning Victim on Friday

Thursday, June 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A memorial service for 16-year-old Villa Park resident Cameron Sanders, who drowned in the Des Plaines River last month, is scheduled to take place on June 2, 11 a.m., at Miracle Revival Cathedral, 2010 St. Charles Rd. in Maywood. Emergency personnel recovered Sanders’ body from the river on May 18, about 150 yards from the railroad bridge … Continue reading Maywood Memorial Service Planned for Teenage Drowning Victim on Friday

County Launches Probes Into Cameron Sanders’ Des Plaines River Death

Rainbow Bridge, the structure from which 16-year-old Cameron Sanders, pictured below, jumped on May 13. He never resurfaced. | Michael Romain/VFP Monday, May 22, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews County officials are investigating the May 13 death of a Villa Park teenager from multiple angles. On May 22, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that it has launched a criminal investigation into the … Continue reading County Launches Probes Into Cameron Sanders’ Des Plaines River Death

Breaking: Body of Cameron Sanders Recovered from Des Plaines River

Thursday, May 18, 2017 || By Bob Uphues for Wednesday Journal || @maywoodnews Emergency personnel recovered the body of a 16-year-old Villa Park boy from the Des Plaines River on May 18, about 150 yards from the railroad bridge where witnesses said he entered the water. The Cook County Sheriff’s Police are continuing their investigation into the death of Cameron Sanders, who on May 13 … Continue reading Breaking: Body of Cameron Sanders Recovered from Des Plaines River