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16-year-old shot, killed in Rockford

UPDATE: ROCKFORD (WREX) — The Winnebago County Coroner's office says a 16-year-old was shot and killed early Thursday morning.

The teenager's name is not being released at this time.

ROCKFORD (WREX) — Rockford Police are on the scene of what they say is a deadly shooting.

Officials with the department tweeted early this morning that they were called to the 1000 block of Hess Court for shots fired. When officers got there, they found one person dead.

RPD says the investigation is ongoing and you should avoid the area.

13 WREX will update this with more information on-air and online as it becomes available.

Rockford Police Department investigating deadly shooting in 1000 block of Hess Ct.

Michael Poirier

News Producer

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