It was confirmed this past Friday by the Winnebago County Coroner that the body found the Rock River on Thursday, January 9th was that of the missing Rockford doctor.

Dr. Mohammed Badruddoja, or Dr. B as he was known, was last seen on Sunday, October 27th.

About a week after Badruddoja, 82, was last seen his blue Lexus was found in the parking lot of Sinnissippi Gardens.

Winnebago County Coroner, Bill Hintz, said his office was contacted this past Thursday at around 12:15pm to say a body had been found in the water near at Marinelli Field(115 15th Avenue).

According to Hintz, results from the have yet to determine the cause of death. This is because the toxicology report and microscopic studies have yet to be completed.

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