Online Staff Report
Two men believed to be homeless were found deceased inside a parking deck in downtown Rockford Monday, Jan. 5.
The men, both white, were found in the fourth-floor stairwell of a parking deck at West State and North Main streets in downtown Rockford. One man was 40, the other 56. Names are being withheld pending family notification.
The Winnebago County Coroner’s Office was notified of the bodies at around 6:30 a.m., Monday, Jan. 5. According to the Coroner’s Office, initial examination showed no signs of trauma to either body. Autopsies are scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 6.
The deaths are under investigation by the Rockford Police Department.
Posted Jan. 5, 2015