WINFIELD, Illinois. – Authorities say they believe a 50-year-old man killed his parents and himself, and learn they plan to remove him from their suburban Chicago home, where he also lived.
Winfield police released an update of the investigation into Tuesday. The body of the 77-year-old Nancy Clinkenbeard, 76 year old Clyde Clinkenbeard and their son, Karl Clinkenbeard, were discovered May 21 after a concerned citizen spotted the unconscious people through a window and called 911.
The police says that the attack probably took place on May 20, after an argument a day earlier, while another family member that was reported to the police. The DuPage County coroner’s office says the Clinkenbeards each suffered ” multiple sharp force injuries.”
Agents who forced their way into the house found the two bodies together, and the third in another room.