Man Accused of Killing Family Moved to Single-person Cell

1 decade 5 months 2 weeks ago Thursday, June 28 2007 Jun 28, 2007 Thursday, June 28, 2007 9:32:54 AM CDT June 28, 2007 in News
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ST. CHARLES - A suburban Chicago man accused of killing his wife and three children is now in a single-person cell in Missouri while he fights extradition to Illinois. Defense attorney David Waltrip says he pressed for Christopher Vaughn to have his own cell after hearing his client may have been threatened by other inmates at the jail in St. Charles County, Missouri. Vaughn had been held with others in a booking area of the lock-up. He was arrested last Saturday in St. Charles, hours before the memorial service for his wife and children. Vaughn's family was found shot to death on June 14th in an SUV parked on a service road in Will County, Illinois, near Chicago. Vaughn's extradition hearing is set for July 25.

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