Man’s body found in Freeport’s Yellow Creek


Freeport Police have found a man’s body in the Yellow Creek near Krape Park.

Around 12:55 p.m., police received a call alerting them to the presence of a body in the creek, about fifty yards East of the Demeter walking bridge.

Around 2:30 p.m, investigators pulled an adult white male body out of Yellow Creek. Freeport Police are calling it a ‘death investigation’ at this time.

Yellow Creek is a tributary of the Pecatonica River.

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