Autopsy: Suburban man's death a homicide

April 15, 2011 7:34:10 PM PDT
An autopsy conducted Friday has ruled the death of an Arlington Heights man a homicide.

George W. Nellessen, 55, suffered head and neck trauma, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office. Police found Nellessen dead in his home Thursday morning.

Officials said the victim's 19-year-old son has been questioned in Nellessen's death, but is being held only on parole violations.

Police are holding the son pending further investigation.