ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The Winnebago County Coroner’s Office has identified Charles Gholson, 38, as the man killed in a shooting in the 400 block of Independence Avenue last Tuesday. Gholson was one of four people shot in the incident.
Police were called to the scene around 8:30 p.m. for several additional shooting victims.
Gholson was taken to the hospital where he later died.
An unidentified 36-year-old man suffered serious, life threatening injuries, police said.
Two other men, 30 and 35, had serious injuries.
Tuesday was a deadly day in Rockford:
Tyree Isom, 19, was arrested for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old teen in a drug deal on Sherman Avenue.