Body found in vacant Cal City home

June 18, 2008 3:10:36 PM PDT
A homicide investigation is under way in suburban Calumet City after a body was found inside a vacant home. Police say the male victim had been shot in the head. Officers found the man Tuesday inside a home on Douglas Avenue while responding to a call for a vacant building check.

The victim has not been identified. Investigators say the man may have been involved in stealing copper pipes from foreclosed homes in the area.