Many were found on the south and west sides of Chicago, and almost all were black.
Police say they have a suspect in custody.
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Takahiro Shiraishi reportedly admitted to killing nine people since August after police found multiple severed heads and bodies in his apartment.
Cops are hinting at it and residents are worried after three eerily similar fatal shootings in the same normally low-key neighborhood.
I'm a police spokesman in Baltimore, responsible for telling the city when someone gets shot. This time hit much closer to home.
The girls went for a hike during their winter break and turned up dead about a day later. On Monday, cops released a sketch of the man they believe killed them.
When cops can't solve homicides, families carry the weight.