Rockford murder victim's name released - – Rockford’s News Leader

Rockford murder victim's name released


We now know the name of the elderly woman found dead inside her southeast Rockford home early Thursday morning.

Rockford Police say she is Ocie Hughes, 85.  Police were called to the 2100 block of Martha Avenue around 7:30am, when they found her body.  Investigators say there were signs of trauma to it.  An autopsy for Hughes is planned for today.

Watch 13 News at 5 & 6 for any updates on this murder.

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