Missing Rockford doctor found dead in Rock River at Blackhawk Park

Courtesy: Rockford Police Department
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) ----- The Winnebago County Coroner's Office confirms the body found on Thursday in the Rock River at Blackhawk Park was Muhammed Badruddoja.

The 82-year-old Rockford doctor had been missing since October 27, 2019, after police found his car abandoned in the Sinnissippi Gardens parking lot.

An autopsy was conducted, but authorities are waiting for toxicology results before confirming a cause of death.

Rockford Police are currently investigating Badruddoja's death.