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Robbins community mourns family torn apart by drag-racing crash

Just two weekends ago, Cherise Davis-Jones and her husband, Less Jones, brought their children to a church Back-to-School celebration, where the family enjoyed hot dogs, horseback rides and turns in a bouncy house in Robbins, the community where the couple grew up themselves. "You didn't see one without the other," said Myrtle "Cookie" Joyner, a cousin. The couple were once again together, heading home from Bible study with three of their children Thursday night, when police say two cars suspected of drag-racing slammed into their minivan, killing both parents and injuring the children. "This is probably as sad as it gets," Robbins police Chief...

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