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21-year-old killed in Rockford shooting

ROCKFORD (WREX) — The Winnebago County Coroner's Office says a 21-year-old man has died in a shooting.

Hintz says the shooting happened near Charles and 18th streets.

Hintz says paramedics took the patient to OSF St. Anthony's hospital where he died. His identification isn't being released until next of kin can be notified.

There are have been five murders in Rockford in just over 2 weeks.

13 WREX will update you on this story when more information becomes available.

Audrey Moon

Audrey is the news director at 13 WREX. She’s a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and joined the team at 13 WREX in 2014.

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