Rockford Man Murdered

By: Kelly O'Connor
By: Kelly O'Connor

A 65-year-old Rockford man is dead and police are looking for answers.

Albert person's family hadn't heard from him in a couple days. And when his granddaughter stopped by to check up on him she found the unexpected.

Albert is described as a man who was always a “people person.” Family members say they don't know how this could have happened to their loved one.

Person was found near his bed stabbed multiple times in his throat and his chest. Evidence shows that the front door was forced open and family members say some computer equipment was taken from the house. Officials believe Person had been dead for at least a full day before he was discovered.

As police continue to investigate, person's family say they'll take the time to mourn his death.


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