Local News

The Christian County Coroner’s office has both released information on a death investigation taking place, as well as the results of a death investigation of a local resident who was recently found dead.

 

On June 23rd at 1:11pm, Taylorville Police received a call that the management staff at Park Glen Apartments had been asked to check the welfare of one of its residents. Upon entering the locked door, staff members located the resident and requested the coroner. Coroner Winans responded to the scene, and identified the deceased as Jane M. Hailey of Taylorville. Taylorville Police processed the scene and the coroner’s office ordered toxicology to be drawn. Results are pending, and the investigation is being handled by the Taylorville Police Department and the Christian County Coroner’s office.

 

The Christian County Coroner’s office also released the toxicology results for Mark Szabo. Szabo died on June 2nd in his home. Toxicology results have concluded that Szabo died of diphenhydramine intoxication, and his death was ruled a suicide. The Christian County Sheriff’s Office and the Christian County Coroner’s Office handled the investigation.

 
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