Freeport, Illinois — At approximately 12:30 A.M. on 02/15/17, the Freeport Police Department received a call from the Logan County Illinois Sherriff’s Office inquiring if the police Department could make contact with the residents that live in the 100 block of Park Crest Dr.
The Logan County Sherriff’s Office had the Freeport resident’s vehicle stopped and wanted our department to check with the registered owners of the vehicle to see if the person that was driving the vehicle had permission to have the vehicle.
Officers of the Freeport Police Department went to the residence in the 100 block of Park Crest Dr. to make contact with the registered owners.
The Officer could see two individuals inside the residence that appeared to be unresponsive.
Officers made entry into the residence and found the residents deceased. Both individuals had apparent stab wounds to their bodies.
The victims are identified as Patrick (66 years of age) and Carlotta (59 Years of age) Davis.
Mitchell Davis, 33, of Freeport was taken into custody in Logan County. Mitchell is charged with 2 counts of First Degree Murder. His Bond has been set at $750,000 10%.
Any Questions can be directed to Deputy Chief Matthew Summers 815-235-8230.
Freeport Police Chief Todd Barkalow Provides An Update And A Word of Advice Regarding The Tragic Event That Took Place on Park Crest Drive in Freeport.
Posted by Today In The Port on Thursday, February 16, 2017