Rockford Scanner™: Fatal Shooting Just Happened in Rockford



UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 35-year-old Prince Chatman 


Chief O’Shea said a vehicle crashed and the driver was shot. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital, where the victim was confirmed dead.

The victim has passed away.

This is a homicide investigation.

The victim is approx. 35 years old.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.


Sources reporting there is a shooting that just happened in Rockford.

There is at least one shooting victim in the area of Chestnut and Johnston

Sources are reporting at least one person has just been shot near this location.

Possible fatal injuries, life saving measures are being performed.

They are taking the victim to the nearby E.R.

Victim is a male approx. 30 years old.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.