Burr could receive up to 60 years in prison if convicted of the murder charge, while Mathis and Houser could receive up to five years each for the concealment charges..
Kibler said after the hearing that Delaney, Burr and Mathis all spent significant parts of their lives in the Chicago area.
"He (Delaney) had no local relatives," the prosecutor said. "We're still trying to determine his next of kin."
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