UPDATED: Belvidere Police investigating shooting death of 85-year-old man


Belvidere Police announced Wednesday that they were closing the death investigation into the shooting of an 85-year-old man.

Police say they were called to the 200 block of Gail Court around 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

There, first responders found the man with a single gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford where he was pronounced dead.

On Wednesday, police announced that they concluded their investigation as recovering a note, left by the dead man, at the scene, along with information from the coroner’s office and witnesses.

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