Two people shot, one killed in Rockford Tuesday night

ROCKFORD (WREX)- Rockford Police say two people were shot in Rockford Tuesday night, including a man who was killed in the 4900 block of Harrison Avenue.

Police say that shooting happened just after 8:00 p.m. Tuesday.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man with gunshot wounds outside of an apartment building.

He was taken to a local hospital and later died.

Police did not say if anyone was in custody, but did ask that people with information call 815-
966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 915-963-
7867.

In a tweet, Rockford Police say a woman was shot in the arm, and is expected to be okay. Police say it is unclear where that shooting happened. Police did not say if the shootings were connected.

 

James Stratton

James Stratton

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