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UPDATE: Two arrested for murder after child found dead


ROCKFORD (WREX) -  A mother is behind bars, and so is her boyfriend after a small child is found dead inside a Rockford home.   

Police were called to 614 11th Street around 8:00am.  That's where they found 3 year old Kaitlyn Head, who wasn't breathing.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.   After an investigation by police detectives, Kaitlyn's mother Melanie M. Grant, 29 of Rockford was arrested.   Grant's boyfriend Duran Johnson, 37 was arrested too.  Both are being held in the Winnebago County jail on first degree murder charges.



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