Man faces murder charges in beating death of 64-year-old Rockford resident

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — 53-year-old Douglas Williams has been charged with First Degree Murder in connection with the killing of 64-year-old Samuel Randolph in April.

Rockford Police were called to the 600 block of Alliance Avenue shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday, April 7th, 2019, where they found Randolph’s body.

An autopsy showed Randolph died of blunt trauma to the body.


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