Rockford Police investigate after man is killed in shooting


UPDATE: 29-year-old Samih Altimemy was pronounced dead at a local trauma center on November 19 at 9:52 p.m. the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office announced Tuesday.

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) ─ Police are investigating after a man was shot Friday evening in Rockford.

Officers were called to the the 300 block of Bancroft Court, near E. State St. and N. Mulford Rd., around 8:30 p.m..

Police say a 28-year-old male was shot multiple times.

He was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries, where he later died.

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