Deamar C. Bingham | Homicide Watch Chicago news about Deamar C. Binghamen-usSat, 17 Sep 2016 10:26:00 -0500Man whose burned body was found in forest preserve identified as Deamar Bingham, who had been shot<p><iframe src="" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p>A man whose burned body was found Sunday night in a Far South Side forest preserve has been identified as 25-year-old <a href="">Deamar C. Bingham</a>.</p> <p>An autopsy showed that Bingham had been shot to death, and the case has been ruled a homicide, authorities said Friday.</p> <p>Someone reported smoke in the the Beaubien Woods Forest Preserve in the 13200 block of South Doty Avenue about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Cook County officials. When the flames were extinguished, the burned body was discovered.</p> <p>The victim, whose body was badly burned, was identified Friday as Bingham, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. His home address was not known.</p> <p>An autopsy showed Bingham died of a gunshot wound to the torso, and ruled his death a homicide, according to the medical examiner’s office.</p> <p>The Cook County sheriff’s office is investigating.</p> <p><em>--Chicago Sun-Times Wire</em></p> Jeff MayesSat, 17 Sep 2016 10:26:00 -0500 C. Bingham