Fourth man arrested for 2018 Taco Bell murder

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The fourth man suspected of shooting and killing a 25-year-old Rockford man at a Taco Bell on Auburn Street in 2018 has been taken into police custody.

Qydennie Simmons, 43, has been booked into the Winnebago County Jail and charged with First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder, and Attempted Armed Robbery.

On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018, Rockford Police were called to the scene at 2602 Auburn Street around 9:30 p.m., where they found a 25-year old man and a 37-year old female in a vehicle in the parking lot.  Both were taken to the hospital suffering from gunshot wounds.

The man, Zachary Reyes, 25, was pronounced dead. 

The woman survived her injuries.

Mycarlo Gunn, 22, and Shymarco Jackson, 17, Demarco Ford, 18, are currently in custody and also face charges of First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and Attempted Armed Robbery. 

Mycarlo Gunn, Shymarco Jackson, Demarco Ford. Photos; Rockford Police Department


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