UPDATED: Sangamon County Sheriff's Office Investigates Shooting Death

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SPRINGFIELD - Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards has released the identity of a man who was found shot dead in a Rochester home Monday morning.

Edwards says Matthew Grady, 31, was found dead in his home at about 5:44 a.m.  Authorities say Grady had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.  According to an autopsy conducted Monday afternoon, Edwards says the wounds are consistent with a homicide.

The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate this incident.  We will provide more information as it becomes available.


ROCHESTER -  The Sangamon County Sheriff's Department is looking for answers after a man was found shot dead inside a home in Rochester.

Deputies were called out to the 7200 block of Lake Services Road in Rochester at about 5:20 this morning.

They discovered a man had been shot; he was declared dead at 5:44 AM.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Sangamon County Sheriff's Office Detectives Bureau at 217-753-6840 or Crime Stoppers at 217-788-8427.

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