An autopsy carried out by the Winnebago County Coroner's Office showed no suspicious cause of death. According to Winnebago County Coroner Sue Fiduccia, the man died of natural causes. The office is not releasing the man's name.
Rockford Park District Police and the Rockford Police Department are investigating the discovery of a man's body at Ingersoll Memorial Park.
The body of a male between the ages of 55 and 60 was discovered at the park around 12:30 p.m. Monday by a park employee. Investigators say there is no indication of foul play. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.
Officials are not currently releasing the name of the person pending notification of relatives. Anyone with any information on the incident is encouraged to call the Rockford Police Department at 815-987-5824 or the Rockford Park District Police at 815-987-8874.
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