It's the 5th murder in Rockford in eight days. A cab driver was shot in the head and killed around 10 p.m. Sunday night.
Fifty-three-year-old Pamela Holmstrom was shot at the intersection of Arthur and Bluefield, just south of the gray's IGA on Auburn Street.
Police say she was on her way to pick up a fare. Holmstrom worked for action cab.
This marks the 7th murder of the year in Rockford. Police are still investigating. No arrests have been made at this time.