Friday May 3
Motive released in 5 Manchester deaths
Illinois State Police officials have released investigative findings into the Manchester homicides where five victims were found shot at a home April 24.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Police identify victims in Illinois killings
Investigators were still trying to piece together the events that led to Scott County's first homicide in two decades, and why the suspect, Rick O. Smith allegedly walked into a home Wednesday and shot an entire family - including a 6-year-old girl who survived - before he was killed during a shootout with police.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Five Dead In House In Downstate Manchester
Illinois State police confirmed the deaths. All of the bodies were found in a house and had been shot, according to preliminary police reports.
2 boys, 3 adults shot to death in Illinois town
Police tape is seen around a house in Manchester, Ill., Wednesday, April 24, 2013, where the bodies of five people were found slain early Wednesday in the tiny southwestern Illinois town.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
5 dead in Manchester, Ill. shooting; suspect dead
Five people are dead and one injured in a shooting Wednesday morning in the Village of Manchester, Illinois, according to Mayor Ronald Drake.
Wausau Daily Herald
5 reported dead in Illinois shooting
Five people, including two children, were shot and killed in an early Wednesday in an apartment in Manchester, Ill., according to local media reports.
Shooter on the loose in Manchester, area schools closed
Police have surrounded the small town of Manchester, Ill. Wednesday morning after reports of a deadly shooting took place in the early morning hours.