Rockford, Illinois News

Man killed in shooting near downtown Rockford

ROCKFORD — A 20-year-old man is dead after being shot just south of downtown Rockford Monday night.

Police say the incident occurred just before 7 p.m., near the corner of South First and Division streets.

The victim was transported to a local hospital and died forty minutes later, police said.

Rockford Advocate will have more on this story as it develops.