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Chicago’s Haunt Detective

Raymond Johnson

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Take a fresh look at Chicago’s ghosts, legends, and psychics from the viewpoint of a retired West Chicago criminal investigator and local historian. Read favorite legends as well as little-known stories. Who was the fun-loving, hitchhiking, dance-hall phantom known as Resurrection Mary? What mysterious circumstances surround the tragic murders of Patricia and Barbara Grimes? Did Teresita Basa solve her own murder? How was a long-time Chicago city employee, who lead séances out of his home, responsible for the death of a Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy? Are psychics able to help law enforcement solve crimes? Read the answers to these questions and others in a fact vs. fiction supernatural investigation … “Chicago Style.”

Size: 6″ x 9″ | 56 b/w photos | 160 pp
ISBN13: 9780764337185 | Binding: soft cover


Raymond Johnson is a former criminal investigator with the West Chicago Police Department and local historian who has been a life-long fan of the colorful lore and legends surrounding the city of Chicago.