UPDATE: The body recovered from the river has been identified as 82 year old Muhammed Badruddoja.
Rockford Police Department are doing the investigation.
Winnebago County Coroner confirmed a body has been pulled from the Rock River. The body at the park, was the emergency personnel using the park as a docking area to pull the body out of the river from the emergency personnel boat and into the Winnebago County Coroners van. The victim is reported to be a male. The cause of the death is under investigation. The coroner said the body appears to have been in the river for awhile.
Sources are reporting a body has been found in a local park.
It happened near the Marinelli Field. Numerous emergency personnel were working a scene.
Reports of a body laying on the ground.
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