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04/06/2011 12:32 pm ET Updated Jun 06, 2011

Gary Amaya Was Honeybee Killer, Police Say, Closing Case

In an announcement Tuesday, the Will County Sheriff's Office ended months of speculation by naming Gary Amaya, who was killed in December during an attempted robbery at an Orland Park tanning salon, as the "Honeybee Killer."

The office named Amaya, 48, of Rankin, as the murderer of Rolando Alonzo, 45, of Hammond, Ind., and the man who shot and robbed Lowell, Ind., farmer Keith Dahl, both on Oct. 5.

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