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Kenneka Jenkins' mother says activist who viewed freezer video misrepresented family - Chicago Tribune

A Chicago community activist said Thursday that surveillance video from a Rosemont hotel shows Kenneka Jenkins entering a walk-in freezer alone. (Kenneka Jenkins' family's attorney released a statement late on Friday morning claiming that they have not ...and more »

Amid pressure from Kenneka Jenkins' family, police offer new details of death probe - Chicago Tribune

Rosemont officials released some new details late Wednesday about their investigation into the death of Kenneka Jenkins and said they will share hotel surveillance video with her mother. The developments came as members of Jenkins' family and others ...and more »

Video shows woman entering hotel freezer alone before her death, activist says -

ROSEMONT, Ill. – A young woman whose body was found inside a freezer in a suburban Chicago hotel this weekend reportedly entered the freezer alone, according to WGN. Chicago activist Andrew Holmes said Thursday that he was shown hotel surveillance ...and more »

Kenneka Jenkins' death prompts conversation African-Americans need to have - Chicago Tribune

Kenneka Jenkins' mysterious death has hit a nerve with young African-Americans. Everyone seems to have a theory about how the 19-year-old Chicago woman's body ended up in a freezer in a deserted area of a hotel near O'Hare. That is to be expected when ...and more »

After a Chicago Teenager Is Found Dead in a Walk-In Hotel Freezer, Mystery Lingers - New York Times

A young woman was found dead in a hotel freezer on the outskirts of Chicago over the weekend, and the many unanswered questions surrounding the investigation have led to widespread speculation. The police have said that the woman, Kenneka Jenkins, 19 ...and more »

Activist: Video Shows Kenneka Jenkins Walking Into Hotel Freezer, Alone - CBS Chicago

ROSEMONT, Ill. (CBS) — For days, the big question has been this: How did Kenneka Jenkins end up in a Rosemont hotel's walk-in freezer? Thursday, Chicago crisis responder Andrew Holmes tried to help shed some light on the 19-year-old Chicago woman's ...and more »

Protesters Demand Answers From Rosemont Police In Hotel Freezer Death - CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Dozens of protesters on Wednesday demanded Rosemont police provide answers in the mysterious death of a 19-year-old woman found dead in a walk-in freezer at the Crowne Plaza Hotel over the weekend. Village authorities say they are ...and more »

Kenneka Jenkins: Rosemont Mayor Blames Social Media Speculation for Slowing Police Probe Into Hotel Freezer Death - Newsweek

The mayor of an Illinois village where a 19-year-old woman was found dead in a hotel freezer on Sunday has said that social media speculation about her death is slowing down the police investigation. Kenneka Jenkins left her Chicago home to attend a ...and more »

Chicago Hotel Freezer Death: Family Disputes Activist's Account of Kenneka Jenkins Death From Surveillance Footage - Newsweek

The family of Kenneka Jenkins, who was found dead in an Illinois hotel's walk-in freezer, has disputed the account of an activist who said the surveillance footage showed no foul play involved in her death. Jenkins, 19, attended a party with friends at ...and more »

Kenneka Jenkins: Police Have Identified 12 People 'Involved In Some Way' -

The investigation into the death of Chicago teenager Kenneka Jenkins continues as police announced Wednesday that 12 people "who were involved in some way" were interviewed or identified by detectives on the case. According to a press release ...and more »