Body identified as missing Chicago college student

Jay Polhill, 20, was last seen February 28, 2010, in the 500 block of South State Street. He is a student at Columbia College.

March 4, 2010 11:17:12 AM PST
The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office has identified a body found earlier this week as that of a missing Columbia College student.

Twenty-year-old Jay Polhill of Lena, Ill., was last spotted near his dorm at the University Center in the South Loop.

His body was pulled from the Little Calumet River at 126th and Stony Island on Tuesday, March 2 around noon. The M.E. made the identification on Thursday.

No cause of death has been released.


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