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UPDATE: Winnebago County Coroner’s Office Releases Info On The Double Murder/Quadruple Shooting Victim Scene at Sinnissippi


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UPDATE:  Winnebago County Coroner Office Releases Info
On The Double Murder/Quadruple Shooting Victim Scene at Sinnissippi

Winnebago County Coroner’s Office
Location of Incident: Sinnissippi Park, 1401 N. 2nd Street Rockford, Illinois
Decedents: Louis Coleman, 27 years old, pronounced deceased on 07/23/2022 at 5:04 a.m.
Shaun Tatum, 28 years old, pronounced deceased on 07/23/2022 at 5:19 a.m.
On Saturday 07/23/2022 at 4:44 a.m., the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office was called to respond to Sinnissippi Park, 1401 N. 2nd St., Rockford, Illinois, for a shooting victim. Investigation revealed that on the morning of Saturday, 07/23/2022, several people, including 27 year-old, Louis Coleman and 28 year-old, Shaun Tatum, were gathered at Sinnissippi Park. During the gathering, multiple gunshots were fired; Mr. Coleman and Mr. Tatum were struck by gunfire. Several Rockford Police Officers and Rockford Fire Department personnel responded to the park. Mr. Coleman was determined to be beyond resuscitation and was subsequently pronounced deceased at the scene. Mr. Tatum was transported by ambulance to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased a short time later. Today, 07/26/2022, autopsies were performed on Mr. Coleman and Mr. Tatum. Preliminary autopsy findings show Mr. Coleman and Mr. Tatum died from injuries sustained from the shooting. Rockford Police Department and Rockford Park District Police are investigating this shooting incident.
Matthew Lane, Deputy Director of Operations
Winnebago County Coroner’s Office


Two men, ages 27 and 28 years old have passed away.

 One victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other victim was transported to a local ER, but passed away.
Two other victims, (male and female) are suffering from gunshot wounds, that police say are non life threatening.

Officials have not released any suspect information.
There is a murderer running the streets of Rockford, and Police chose not to provide the suspects description…

Reports Of Multiple Shooting Victims At Sinnissippi Park

Initial reports are saying there are at least two people that have been shot at the Sinnissippi Park. 

The shooting is reported to have happened in the parking lot, near the band shelter. 

We have been told at least 1 victim is suffering from life threatening injuries.
One victim is reported to have suffered from multiple gunshot wounds. 

Rockford Park District has not yet released any information to confirm this, 
If they do, we will update this. 


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