Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz and wife appear in court


ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz and his wife appeared in court on Tuesday.

The couple had been scheduled to be arraigned but that didn’t happen. Instead, the state asked for a new judge in the case. No decision was made.

Bill and Michelle Hintz were arrested back in September. They are accused of Forgery, Unlawful Use of a Credit Card, and Theft. Both have pled not guilty.

They are due back in court on November 4th.


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