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Updated with the name of the subject involved and raw footage from the scene: Officer Involved Shooting At Temporary Casino In Rockford


 






 

UPDATE:
Officials  have released the name of the person involved at the shooting at the Hard Rock Casino in Rockford.

51 Year old Brad Thomkins, he is listed in critical condition.




Where: 610 N Bell School Road/Rockford Casino 
When: 8:35 pm 

Brief synopsis of what may have happened:

At approximately 8:35 this evening a officer involved shooting happened at the temporary casino located at 610 N Bell School Road in Rockford.

Four ambulances have been dispatched to the casino, one for one confirmed shooting victim, two for officers involved in the shooting and one for a casino employee hit by a ricochet from the shooting.

The severity of injuries is unknown at this time.

This is a developing situation…

We will update as soon as possible when officials release information.

Please avoid the area.

Per RPD on Twitter:

Shooting incident at Bell School and Argus Drive. Avoid the area as we investigate.

UPDATE from  wrex and  WCSO & RPD

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