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Hundreds gather to pay respects to slain 11-year-old Shamiya Adams

Hundreds of mourners gathered Saturday at a Forest Park church to say goodbye to 11-year-old Shamiya Adams, who was shot last week when a stray bullet allegedly fired by a purported gang member struck her in the head while she was inside a friend’s house for a slumber party.

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Lisa Stebic’s sister always knew. She knew on May 1, 2007, the day a neighbor reported the Plainfield mother of two missing to police. “I knew my sister was dead from the start,” said Debbie Ruttenberg said. But in the eyes of the law, Stebic is a missing person, one of thousands of unexplained cases across the country. She’s also one of two missing local women who captured national attention when they vanished without a trace in 2007. Neither she nor Stacy Peterson, of Bolingbrook, were ever found, dead or alive.

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