On July 29th, 2017 around 1125am, Rockford Police and Fire Departments responded to the 1300 block of 15th Ave in reference to a possible deceased female in a back yard. Rockford Fire Department personnel did confirm that this female was deceased. At this time, the Rockford Police Department Detectives are conducting a death investigation. No further information is being released at this time regarding her identity or the initial investigation. Possible murder investigation, but not confirmed yet. Further information will be released at a later time.