$1 million bond set for suitcase bodies suspect

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$1 million bond set for suitcase bodies suspect

By Amy Burke. CREATED Jun 27, 2014 - UPDATED: Jun 27, 2014
UPDATE: In a short court hearing Friday, a Walworth County judge set a $1 million bond for Steve Zelich.
 
Prosecutors said murder charges are being considered in Kenosha and Minnesota.
 
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WALWORTH COUNTY -- A former police officer accused of dumping two bodies in the Town of Geneva will make his first court appearance Friday.
 
Prosecutors are expected to file charges in the Walworth County Court at 1:15 p.m.
 
Steve Zelich, 52, reportedly admitted to killing two women and hiding their bodies in his West Allis apartment.  One of the bodies had been there for months, the other for more than year. 
 
Investigators searched his West Allis home on Wednesday. Zelich met his victims in adult online chat rooms.