ROCKFORD (WREX) — According to Rockford Police Department a van from a local funeral home was stolen Friday, with a corpse inside.
RPD tweeted about the theft Sunday. The van has since been located in the Chicago area.
**UPDATE** The deceased was not located inside the van when it was found in Chicago. We are working with our Law Enforcement partners to continue the search. Please check this Twitter thread for further updates.— RockfordILPolice (@RockfordPD) January 23, 2023
Rockford police revealed Monday that the deceased body was not found inside the van when it was found in Chicago.
Officers with the Rockford Police Department are still investigating at this time.