Man questioned in fatal shooting of officer, woman

CHICAGO The Chicago Tribune reports officers picked up the man Saturday after trailing an alleged robbery crew suspected of committing the murders.

The news comes after a funeral was held for the female victim, Kathryn Romberg. Family and friends gathered Saturday to remember 45-year-old and say goodbye.

Romberg was killed during an apparent robbery attempt on Wednesday morning near her Garfield Park home. She was in an SUV with off-duty Chicago Detective Robert Soto. He also died of his wounds.

A gun was found near the scene Friday. Ballistics tests are now underway to determine if it's related to the murders.

A group from the neighborhood where the killings happened held a rally Sunday night. They said police had been overly aggressive in their investigation.

Chicago police issued a statement saying in part that, "Detectives continue to investigate this case in a professional manner."

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