46-year-old Rockford man charged in stabbing murder

Saylor, Jerry_1540823667312.JPG.jpg

Rockford Police have charged Jerry Saylor, 46, in the stabbing death of a 61-year-old man on Fawnridge Drive on Sunday night.

Police say they were called to the 3500 block of Fawnridge around 9 p.m. on Sunday in reference to a fight taking place. When they arrived, they found a 61-year-old man who had been stabbed to death at the residence.

The victim’s name has not yet been released.

Saylor was arrested in connection with the crime early Monday morning and has been charged with First Degree Murder.

Police say Saylor and the victim knew each other. Saylor was taken to the Winnebago County Jail.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Video

Trending Stories