$1,000 reward offered in deadly arson case

March 2, 2009 4:29:27 AM PST
Cook County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 cash reward in connection with an arson fire that killed a mother and daughter last month.Family and friends of the victims joined Crime Stoppers Saturday to pass out fliers near the scene of the crime in the 3900 block of West Argyle Street. Rosanna Ocampo, 23, and her 7-year-old daughter, Itzel Fernandez, died in the fire investigators say was started intentionally.

Crime Stoppers hopes someone in the community might know something.

"We're hear to ask the community...[to] give us the information we need...to hold these people accountable," said Cook Co. Crime Stoppers Chairman George McDade.

Rosanna Ocampo was six months pregnant at the time of her death.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-535-STOP (7867).


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