Rockford man identified in 12th Avenue shooting
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - 46-year-old Deron Hill has been named as the victim in a shooting on April 12 in Rockford.
A report from the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office confirms that Hill died as a result of the shooting.
Hill was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police got the call shortly after 6:30 a.m. for a shooting in the 900 block of 12th Avenue.
Members of the victim’s family were willing to talk about him, saying he was a man who always looked out for other people, even if they weren’t family.
They say his death leaves a big void in their lives.
The death is under investigation by the Rockford Police.
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