Monday marks 1 year since death of Kenneka Jenkins in Rosemont hotel freezer

Monday, September 10, 2018 05:59AM
Monday marks one year since a young woman was found dead inside a hotel freezer in Rosemont.


ROSEMONT, Ill. - Monday marks one year since a young woman was found dead inside a Rosemont hotel freezer. Now there's a renewed call for justice.

The family of Kenneka Jenkins is demanding an independent investigation into her death.

They held a vigil Sunday outside the Crowne Plaza Hotel on River Road and have another tribute planned Monday. That's where the 19-year old was discovered dead inside the walk-in freezer last year.

Surveillance video showed Jenkins walking near the freezer after leaving a hotel party. Her death was ruled an accident.
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