Rockford's Seventh Homicide

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Twenty-three-year-old Quantel Blaylock died in the intensive care unit of Rockford Memorial Hospital on Sunday. He had been there recovering since July 24, when he was shot in the chest.

The shooting happened outside 100 South Henrietta. Police made have made an arrest. Twenty-year-old Arvarous Leach, of Rockford, is charged with aggravated battery with a firearm. Police say additional charges could be filed.

The case has been handed over to the Winnebago County state's attorney.