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MILFORD — Iroquois County authorities are investigating a homicide in Milford.

Around 6 a.m. Saturday, sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary at a residence in Milford, finding a deceased person inside  the home upon arrival, according to a news release.

Investigators for the sheriff’s office and the Iroquois County coroner arrived and requested assistance from crime-scene investigators from Illinois State Police.

The scene was being processed Saturday, and an autopsy will be conducted in Kankakee County at a later time.