Rockford police investigate double-murder on Bruce Street

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ROCKFORD, Ill (WIFR) -- A husband and wife were shot and killed early Thursday morning at a home in the 700 block of Bruce Street on Rockford's west side.

Police say Christina Langston-Hill, 27, and Teon Hill, 28, were shot and killed Thursday morning at the home at 727 Bruce Street.

Rockford police say there is a possible connection​ between the double-murder and an incident where a dog shot and killed in July.

This marks the fourth shooting in Rockford within a week.

Police say the shooting happened after 3:30 a.m. and that the woman was found outside the house, the man was found inside. Both had multiple gunshot wounds. Police do not believe this was a random act.

If you have any information surrounding the incident, contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.