Body found in Freeport

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UPDATE:  Freeport, Ill — Freeport Police say the body found Wednesday morning was an adult man.

Officers responded to a call of a subject who was “down”.  The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have told us the death is considered suspicious.

Freeport Police is asking anyone with information to call 815-235-8222 or Stateline Area Crimestoppers at 1-866-TIPS-NOW.


Freeport, Ill. — Freeport police are investigating after a dead body was found Wednesday morning.

Police Chief Todd Barkalow says it was found around 7:00 am in the 500 block of East Iroquois Avenue.

Right now, it’s too early to tell what happened.  Officers are still on scene.

Freeport Police say they will release more information when it becomes available.

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