UPDATE: Winnebago County Coroners office releases the victims name.


Sources are reporting a scene with numerous emergency personnel. 

Details are minimal right now. 

Reports are saying it is a murder scene. 

It happened around 2:30 am in the 1000 block of Hess ct, in the Fairgrounds Housing. 

Reports are saying at least 1 victim has been shot and killed. 

No suspect information.

Still developing. 

If you have any info. please call the police.
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Update from the RPD: Officers responded to 1000 Hess Ct in reference to shots fired.
Subject was located and determined to be deceased at the scene. Ongoing investigation, please avoid the area


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Disclaimer: As you know the local police have encrypted, have not released any information, etc…
They rarely ever do release information to the public, since encrypting. So do not expect any updates.

The information that is posted was provided to us via various sources. So we can not guarantee the accuracy of this article.

We can only provide you the information that IS provided to us. If police and/or officials do release information, we will try to update this.
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