Man held on $2M bond in murder of Island Lake woman

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Howard Dibbern

A man is being held on $2 million bond in the murder of an Island Lake woman.

Police say Howard Dibbern, 49, killed Karen Scavelli and stole her car.

He allegedly crashed that red Pontiac Tuesday into a home in Mundelein.

Scavelli was found dead of blunt force trauma in her home.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have seen either of them between June 2-3 to call the McHenry County Sheriff’s police.