25-year-old man killed in Taco Bell shooting identified by coroner


Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz has identified 25-year-old Zachary Reyes as the man shot and killed in the Auburn Street Taco Bell parking lot on Tuesday night.

Police were called to the scene around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night. Reyes and a 37-year old female were in a vehicle in the parking lot. 

Both were taken to the hospital.   Reyes was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound.

The woman is in serious, but non-life threatening condition.  

Police say this incident does not appear to be random.

Anyone who may have noticed anything or has any tips can report them anonymously to the Rockford Police Department or Crime Stoppers.

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