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Antioch police search for man after 2 women found dead


Updated: October 29, 2013 1:54PM

(ANTIOCH) A manhunt is underway in north suburban Antioch in connection with the deaths of two women.

The women, aged 82 and 61, were found dead at an apartment complex at 1221 Main St., according to a statement from Antioch police.

Police are looking for 54-year-old Billy E. Varner for questioning in connection with the deaths.

Police have warned residents not to approach Varner if they see him, and to instead call 911, the release said.

Varner was last seen driving a 2002 tan Chevrolet Extended Conversion van, with Illinois license plate N943872, police said. The van has damage to the rear passenger side taillight area.

Anyone with information on Varner or the van should call police at (847) 395-8585.

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