Candle Light Vigil: Candlelight vigil at 6 pm tonight at Kent n Sanford for Jamie Rogers
RS fan contacted us and said the victim is not an adult, but a minor (Under 18 years old)
On Wednesday, June 14, 2017 shortly before 8:00 a.m. patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Kent Street in reference to welfare check. When they arrived officers located the body of a deceased male victim in an alley between Kent Street and Morgan Street.
Detectives from the Rockford Police Department are conducting a follow-up investigation into the incident. Based on the information available at this time the incident is being investigated as a Murder. The name of the victim is not being released at this time pending notification of the next of kin.
This is an on-going investigation and no further information is available at this time. Additional details will be released when they become available