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Two Adults Charged with First-Degree Murder in Tragic Death of 5-Year-Old Girl in Park Forest

First-Degree Murder Charges Filed Against the Accused Adults (PHOTO: Plinton-Curry Funeral Homes)

A community in Park Forest mourns the tragic death of a 5-year-old girl as two adults face charges of first-degree murder. 

Park Forest Mourns the Tragic Death of a Young Girl

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As the news of the tragic death unfolds, two adults now face charges of first-degree murder in connection with the heart-wrenching incident. Late Friday evening, authorities responded to a distress call at a residence on Osage Street, where they discovered the young girl unresponsive. To everyone’s disbelief, the child’s own grandfather, Klent Elwoods, admitted to the abuse and tragic death, sending shockwaves through the community. Despite the swift response and valiant efforts of the officers and paramedics, the little girl could not be saved from her tragic death. The following morning, at Comer Children’s Hospital in Chicago, she tragically succumbed to her injuries, leaving a void in the lives of those who loved her.

Arrests Made as Authorities Pursue Answers in the Tragic Death

Identified as Jada Moore by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office, her name serves as a painful reminder of the girl’s tragic death, a life cut short. As the investigation unfolds, the justice system has responded with first-degree murder and tragic death charges approved by the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office. Klent Elwoods and his wife, Lisa Jones, both now in custody, are scheduled to appear in bond court in Markham on Monday, a step toward seeking accountability for the tragic death and loss of an innocent life. The community seeks solace and unity during this profoundly difficult time, supporting one another through the weight of unimaginable grief of the tragic death.

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