UPDATE: Winnebago Coroners Office released the name of the victim:
25-Year-Old Keyuan Garden
Press release from the Rockford Police Department
On Sunday, October 1, 2017, at about 1:55 p.m. patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the 3200 block of Glenwood in reference to a call for shots fired. A short time later, a shooting victim arrived at a local hospital. The victim, a 25-year-old male, went into surgery and later died from his injuries.
Detectives from the Rockford Police Department are conducting a follow-up investigation into the incident. The name of the victim is not being released at this time pending notification of the next of kin.
The Rockford Police Department is asking for the public’s help in solving this crime. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Investigations Bureau at 779-500-6551 or Crime Stoppers, 815-963-7867.
This is an ongoing investigation. No further details are available at this time.
Details are minimal right now but a person has been shot on Glenwood, across from Summerdale School.
Reports are saying the victim (male around 25 years old) was shot in the apartments across from the Summerdale Elementary School.
Crime scene tape is up around the apartment complex building and property. Small yellow evidence markers are on the ground, marking areas of evidence and possible spent shell casings.
Unknown on the victim’s condition at this time. RS fans are reporting it to be life threatening.
While we were at the scene, we did see the homicide detectives at the scene. This is not yet confirmed a fatal, the victim was reported to be being treated a nearby hospital.
Police do have suspect information, but do not have the suspects in custody. The suspects fled in a Gold Bonneville.
This is still developing, check back later for updates.