UPDATE: One man dead, one injured after a shooting in Rockford - WREX.com – Rockford’s News Leader

UPDATE: One man dead, one injured after a shooting in Rockford

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ROCKFORD (WREX) -

UPDATE: Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz has released the identity of the victim killed in this shooting.

The coroner says Brandon Taylor, 20, of Rockford, was pronounced dead 4:25 a.m. Wednesday. 

An autopsy will be conducted Thursday afternoon. 

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Police are investigating after two people were shot early Wednesday morning in Rockford.

Around 2:00 a.m. Wednesday Rockford Police responded to a shooting in the 1100 block of Cunningham Street.

Police say a 20-year-old man was shot and killed. A second man was shot and taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities have not yet released the names of the victims of this shooting. 

Police do not have a suspect in custody. Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police, 815-966-2900, or Crime Stoppers, 815-963-7867.

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