ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A 39-year-old man was murdered Sunday in a shooting on Harrison Avenue and Seminary Street, according to Rockford Police.
Police were called to the scene around 5:15 a.m. where they located the victim slumped in the driver’s seat of a stopped car. He died at a local hospital.
Witnesses told police that while the victim’s car was stopped at the intersection, a silver SUV pulled up alongside him and fired several times into the vehicle.
A 17-year-old passenger was able to escape.
All lanes were closed to allow officers to investigate.
No suspects are in custody.