Advertisement

Rockford woman killed, man injured after Kwik Mart shooting

The condition on the male victim has not been updated at this time.
Updated: Jun. 10, 2021 at 7:07 AM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A 38-year-old woman from Rockford is dead after a shooting early Thursday morning on Rockford’s southeast side.

At approximately 1:45 a.m. Thursday, Rockford Police officers responded to 1203 7th Street at Kwik Mart for a report of shots fired and a possible gunshot victim. Upon arrival, officers located a 31-year-old male suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound to the abdomen. He was transported to a local hospital and is listed in stable condition at the time of this release.

While on scene, officers were notified that a female shooting victim had arrived at a local hospital suffering from life-threatening gunshot wounds. A short time later, the 38-year-old female succumbed to her injuries. During the investigation, witnesses advised that there was an altercation between subjects in the parking lot of the business and an unknown subject produced a gun and fired towards both victims.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Rockford PD or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crimestoppers.

Copyright 2021 WIFR. All rights reserved.