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One person is dead after overnight hotel shooting on Rockford’s East side

The victim was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries.
Rockford police responded to a call of shots fired at the 700 block of Clark Drive.
Rockford police responded to a call of shots fired at the 700 block of Clark Drive.(WIFR)
Published: Aug. 10, 2020 at 4:27 AM CDT|Updated: Aug. 10, 2020 at 4:33 AM CDT
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Just before 2 a.m. Monday, Rockford police responded to a call of shots fired at 725 Clark Drive, the Sleep Inn hotel on Rockford’s east side.

Upon arrival, they found a 20-year old male shooting victim on the floor of the lobby suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. A short time later, the male victim was pronounced dead.

Rockford Police detectives believe this was a targeted attack and not a random incident.

This is an active and ongoing investigation.

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