Man Shot Near N. Rockton and Cameron

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 04/21 2014 01:26PM

Updated 04/21 2014 09:28PM

UPDATE: The name of the homicide victim from today is released. He is Douglas Johnson, 18, of Rockford. He was pronounced dead in surgery at Rockford Memorial Hospital at 2:33 PM today. Johnson sustained multiple gunshot wounds.  

An autopsy will be performed tomorrow.  Toxicological tests will be available in approximately two weeks. 

Rockford Police Department are investigating the death. 

UPDATE:  The 18-year-old victim is reported to be in serious condition.  Police are looking for a black male with a light complexion in his late teens or early twenties, around 5-11 and 160 pounds last seen running north on Darwood.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford police.

ROCKFORD -- Police are on the scene of a shooting near the intersection of N. Rockfon and Cameron Ave.  It happened just after 1pm.  One person was reportedly seriously wounded, although details are not available.

Our crew on the scene says police are focusing their investigation around a vehicle parked on the street, and have roped off the area around it.

The gunman is still at large.

More details as they become available.

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