Two teens shot, one man dead after 2 Rockford shootings

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police responded to multiple shooting scenes on Wednesday night.

The first happened near 12th Avenue and 7th Street. A 16-year-old male and 18-year-old male sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, according to the Rockford Police Department. Markers were on the ground as police investigated.

There was a scene on South 2nd Street, near Kishwaukee and Buckbee Streets as well, where a 42-year-old man was shot and killed.

Police have released few details, but they asked that residents avoid the areas while they investigated.

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