Heart Found in Parking Lot Not Human: Coroner

Tests reveal the organ, found at the 1801 Ingalls Ave. store, was from an animal, Coroner Pat O'Neil said.

A heart was found in the parking lot of the Walgreens at Ingalls and Larkin avenues in Joliet Sunday was not human, Coroner Pat O'Neil said.

An autopsy conducted Monday indicated the organ, discovered at about 5 p.m. on the east side of the 1801 Ingalls Ave., store, came from an animal, O'Neil said. No further tests were conducted to determine what type of animal, he said.

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The Joliet Police Department is handling the incident. It's not known whether there were any other items found with the heart or leads on why it may have been left in the parking lot.


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Ari January 29, 2013 at 02:31 AM
Young punks on dope, probably thought it was going to be shocking. Animal killers turn into serial killers.
Grandpamike January 29, 2013 at 03:46 AM
Too early for Valentine's Day....
I'M JUST SAYING January 29, 2013 at 08:56 PM
Thats were the Ideas come from How sick is that !!
I'M JUST SAYING January 29, 2013 at 08:57 PM
Very funny LOL cute
Jack LaLane January 29, 2013 at 11:07 PM
You all are heartless.


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