After a revered Oak Park couple was attacked and killed late at night in their home, NBC 5 Investigates spent months reviewing the autopsy reports and the couple’s legal work. A veteran homicide detective said the murder does not look random. Rob Stafford shares the story.
Warning: Details in this story are graphic and may be disturbing to some readers. It was a violent crime unlike any ever seen in Oak Park, a town known more for Frank Lloyd Wright architecture and Ernest Hemingway’s birthplace than brutal murder mysteries. On April 13, 2020, Thomas Johnson, 69, and his wife Leslie Jones, 67, were discovered dead in their…