Body found under Morgan Street Bridge - – Rockford’s News Leader

UPDATED: Body found near Morgan Street Bridge


Rockford Police are investigating the death of a white male found just before 8:00 a.m. in the 1100 block of Buchanan Street on Tuesday, February 5.

An autopsy was performed on the body Tuesday afternoon, but the cause of death is pending further testing.

The man's name is not being released until family members have been located and notified.

Anyone with any information on the incident is encouraged to call Rockford Police at 815-987-5824.


Foul play is not suspected in the death of a man found near the Morgan Street Bridge.

The man's body was found Tuesday morning and police believe he is homeless.

The man's identity has not been released.

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