It was another tragic death of a once-vibrant youngster — allegedly at the hands of family members from North Chicago — that brought Holmes from a sketchy area of Gary, Indiana, where Damari’s body was unceremoniously dumped near an abandoned home, to the northern suburbs. The case gets uglier by the day.
Library officials are torn between lending the society the compilation, or shifting outright ownership. The historical group operates the free admission Waukegan History Museum at Bowen Park with its partner, the Waukegan Park District.
Anderson, owner of Lake County Truck Sales on Old Skokie Road in Park City, would like to see them dispersed across the county. That’s because he’s been wrapped up with various state agencies and police departments in what has been a never-ending nightmare after a dealer’s license plate was swiped from one of the firm’s pickup trucks.