- Nathan Edberg and Nick Rossini 's mothers work together at a local elementary school.
- Nicholas Rossini lived within a few miles of where Nathan Edberg was last seen.
- In 2004, Nick Rossini attended St. John's University, where just two years earlier, student Joshua Guimond disappeared. (He later transferred to West Point Academy.)
- Josh Guimond's girlfriend, Kate Benson, is said to have known the Edberg family, particularly Nathan's brother.
- Matt Kruziki and Jared Dion both attended Arrowhead High School and were team mates on the Varsity wrestling team.
- Jesse Ross' disappearance comes almost a year after a 31-year-old Matthew Soumakis from Massachusetts disappeared from the same area, possibly the same hotel. Soumakis, who was in Chicago on business, had also been staying at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers.
- The body of Matthew Soumakis was found floating in the Chicago River near Goose Island. Nicholas Rossini's body was found in Goose Lake in his hometown of White Bear Lake, MN.
July 15, 2008
Six degrees of separation
The list of odd coincidences between these cases is growing. A few of the victims had connections to other victims through their schools, jobs, and even acquaintances.
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