Update from Freeport PD:
THE SUSPECT VEHICLE HAS BEEN LOCATED IN ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS.
THE INVESTIGATION IS ON-GOING.
Sources told us the vehicle was located on the East side, near Kishwaukee.
RS sources have told us the license plate is from:
Utah and is similar to: U37JS
Freeport PD: Murder Investigation
Freeport, IL. – One person killed and one injured during Freeport shooting.
On May 15th, 2021, at approximately 1:44pm, Freeport Police Officers responded to the intersection of Frank Street and State Avenue for a report of shots fired. A 19 year-old Freeport man with gunshot injuries was found at the scene, and a 23 year-old Freeport man was transported from the scene to an area hospital via private vehicle prior to officers’ arrival.
The 19 year-old victim was transported by a Freeport Fire Department ambulance and was pronounced deceased shortly after arrival at FHN Memorial Hospital. The name of the 19 year-old victim is not being released at this time. The 23 year-old victim’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
In connection with this investigation, Freeport Police are currently looking for a newer model silver Chrysler 300 with black rims that may be occupied by three or more people.
The occupants of the Chrysler 300 should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this crime or the depicted Chrysler 300 is asked to contact either the Freeport Police Department at 815-235-8222
Sources told us the suspects were in a Silver Chrysler 300. The suspects put a Red sticker over their plates. And Black rims. Sources said the crowd at the ER was not disorderly, but several officers were on scene. We have a few reports saying it is only 2 victims, and not a 3rd. So it is unclear if there is a 3rd victim or not. Officials have not released any information.
Sources are reporting a major shooting incident in Freeport.
It happened around 2 pm near State and Frank, in Freeport.
3 people have been shot.
They are doing CPR on at least one of the victims.
Numerous emergency personnel on scene.
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Sources at the hospital told us a very large disorderly crowd was forming at the hospital, and emergency personnel are needed.
Credit/Sources: Wanted to remain anonymous.
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