MURDER/ 228 WOODROW 09/10/13

Winnebago County Sheriff's Police

News Media Release

News Release Number

2013-030

Information: Murder/ 228 Woodrow

 

Date: September 10,2013

Time: 12:42a.m.

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On Tuesday September 10, 2013 at approximately 12:42a.m. Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputies were sent to 228 Woodrow Ave in regards to a death investigation.

 

Upon arrival the deputies found an 8yr old boy in the driveway, deceased. There were apparent stab wounds to his body.

 

A female, later identified as the child’s mother was in the driveway next to the child. She was detained and transported to the Sheriff’s Department Detective Bureau for further investigation. Other family members were inside of the home.

 

The body of the young boy was transported to the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office where an autopsy will be scheduled.

 

The investigation is on-going and under review by the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office.