Bali suitcase murder timeline: A roundup of what’s happened

On Wednesday, Aug. 13 the body Sheila von Wiese-Mack — a former Oak Park resident — was found in a suitcase outside a Bali resort in Indonesia.

It was reported in news outlets around the world, including Oak Leaves, that her 19-year-old daughter Heather Mack, and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer — both OPRF graduates — were being detained in connection with the murder.

As of Aug. 28, they remain in an Indonesian jail and could face the death penalty if charged and convicted of premeditated murder, according to multiple Oak Leaves reports.

Below is a timeline of Oak Leaves articles about what’s been reported so far:

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