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The Evanston Police Department issued a prepared statement this afternoon that they have a person of interest in custody in connection with on-going homicide investigation of Dajae Coleman, age 14. Police said, “The Evanston Police Department working with the assistance of the North Regional Major Crime Task Force currently has a person of interest in-custody. The investigation still continues to progress forward and no further information is being released at this time.”  

Evanston police said they will issue a subsequent statement when further information is available.