Man arraigned for Rockford murder - – Rockford’s News Leader

Man arraigned for Rockford murder


A man accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death says he didn't do it.

Melvin Perkins was arraigned in Winnebago County Court.  He faces several counts of first degree murder.  Police say he killed Sandra Golden inside a home in the 500 block of North Horseman Street in Rockford at the beginning of July.

Perkins is scheduled to be back in court again August 13th.

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