Rockford Police investigate murder at Fairgrounds Park


The Rockford Police Department is investigating a murder that occured Friday night at Fairgrounds Park, 450 Kilburn Avenue.

Officers from the Rockford Police Department, Rockford Park District Police, and members of the Rockford Fire Department were called to the park around 9:45 p.m. Friday night.  A man in his late 30’s was found with multiple stab wounds in the park’s gazebo.  The victim was taken to a local hospital where he later died.  His name has not been relaased.

The incident is being investigated as a murder.  No word on a suspect. 

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