UPDATE: The Winnebago County Coroner's Office has identified Kathy Mazique,30, as the man stabbed to death at 4949 Linden Road Apartment #1023 in Rockford.
Mr. Mazique was stabbed multiple times after an altercation and pronounced dead at the scene. He was pronounced dead at 1:10am.
The death is being investigated by the Winnebago County Sheriff's Department. Mr. Mazique's autopsy is pending and a toxicology report is expected in two weeks.
Last night around 11:30 p.m. the Winnebago County Sheriff's Deputies were sent to an apartment at 4949 Linden Road in relation to a stabbing.
When the officers got to the scene they located a 30 year old deceased male in apartment 1023 from an apparent stab wound.
The victim did not live in the apartment, but was visiting. A 27 year old female was taken into custody, but at this point has not been charged. The incident appears to be domestic related and the Sheriff's Detectives and Winnebago County State's Attorney's Office are conducting a follow-up investigation.
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