(ROCKFORD, Ill.) – Rockford police are investigating a double murder on the 700 block of Bruce Street.

Around 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, police found a 27-year-old woman outside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police found a 28-year-old man inside the residence who had also been shot. He was taken to a local hospital and later pronounced dead.

The names of the victims have not been released. Investigators do not believe the shooting was random.


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