Ex-Cop Convicted in 1957 Murder of Illinois GirlJack McCullough was found guilty of murder, kidnapping and abduction in one of the oldest cold-case murder in the United States.
Trial For 1957 Murder Begins TodayJack McCullough is accused of the kidnapping and murder of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph in December of 1957.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In Famous Illinois Cold Case KillingMaria Ridulph was abducted in December 1957. Her case made national headlines, with President Eisenhower and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover requesting daily updates on the massive search for her.
Records Destroyed in 50-year-old Murder CaseMilitary records that suspect says would exonerate him were destroyed in 1973 fire.