Arrest Made in Connection to Rockford Murder

A stateline teen is arrested in connection with this week's murder of a 25-year-old Rockford man. 17-year-old Emmanuel Lira has been charged with concealing the death of Jammal Garcia. Garcia was killed in his east Rockford home last week. Investigators believe Lira played a role in burning and dumping Garcia's body in a field near the Rockford airport. Carl Choppi was arrested on Thursday also in connection to Garcia's death.


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