ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) ─ UPDATE: Rockford police say an 18-year-old man has passed away from injuries following a shooting Thursday night on the 2600 block of Pleasant View Avenue.

Officers say the man was taken to a local hospital after finding him at the scene with life-threatening wounds. This is a developing story.


Rockford Police are investigating after a Thursday evening shooting.

Officers were called to the 2600 block of Pleasant View Avenue around 8:30 p.m. and located the 18-year-old victim lying in a driveway.

He later died at a local hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or by leaving an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867 or via the Tip 411 app.