33-year-old man killed in afternoon shooting in Rockford

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UPDATE: Officials say the victim was a 33-year-old man who was found lying next to his car when police arrived. He passed away from his injuries.

Rockford Police say suspects in a light blue Mazda 6 drove past as the victim was getting out of his car, and a rear passenger fired multiple rounds at the victim.

ORIGINAL:
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police are on the scene of a shooting in the 3200 block of Blackstone Avenue. Police say one man was rushed to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

People are asked to avoid the area. The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story.

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