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Two people indicted for murder of young Rockford girl

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Duran Johnson Duran Johnson
Melanie Grant Melanie Grant

ROCKFORD (WREX) -  A Winnebago County Grand Jury indicts a Rockford mother and her boyfriend for killing a little girl.

Melanie Grant and Duran Johnson face murder, aggravated battery of a child, aggravated battery with a weapon, aggravated domestic battery and intimidation charges.  Police say the pair beat Grant's daughter 3 year old Kaitlyn Head to death at a home on 11th Street last month.  Two other children in the home at the time were taken into protective custody.

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