Man, 4-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Yorkville Home

Police said the man and boy were discovered during a Wednesday well-being check

A 35-year-old man and 4-year-old boy were found dead Wednesday in a west suburban Yorkville home, police said.

Yorkville Police said officers found the man and boy at about 3:21 p.m. during a well-being check at the home in the 300 block of Bertram Drive.

The man was identified as Joseph R. Schmitt. Police said autopsies are scheduled for Friday.

A further investigating is pending, police said.


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