Teen Found Dead in Unsecured Vacant Property in Chicago

Message to Property Owners, Property Managers:

Secure Your Vacant Property Before It’s Too Late

An unsecured vacant property is not just a target for theft, a shelter for squatters, a hazard for fires – in this case, it became a final resting place for a teen. Property owners and managers must take proper steps to secure vacant properties.

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Community activist Andrew Holmes demanded the building owner come forward.

“This place, one, was unsecured. We see this over and over again, when your property is unsecured, then all of a sudden an incident happens and you come out and secure it,” Holmes said.

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