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1 decade 1 year 9 months ago Monday, June 25 2007 Jun 25, 2007 Monday, June 25, 2007 9:04:26 AM CDT June 25, 2007 in News
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ST. CHARLES - A suburban Chicago man accused of killing his wife and three children remains in custody in St. Charles County, while authorities work to extradite him back to Illinois to face first-degree murder charges. Christopher Vaughn of Oswego in Illinois was arrested Saturday at a funeral home in suburban St. Louis just before a memorial service for his family. The 32-year-old is jailed in Missouri. And authorities say he could be in court as soon as today. A spokeswoman says Governor Rod Blagojevich will immediately sign an extradition order once he gets it from prosecutors. Vaughn's attorney says his client plans to fight extradition. The bodies of Kimberly Vaughn and the children were discovered in the an SUV in Will County after a wounded Vaughn flagged down a motorist.

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