1 dead, 2 injured in Illinois motel shooting standoff


ROCKFORD, IL (CNN) — Rockford police are engaged in a standoff with an active shooting suspect barricaded inside a Super 8 Motel.

Police said they were called to the motel just before 1:00 a.m. local time.

The police chief said one person was killed and two others injured.

Police have yet to confirm any shooting victims, but several ambulances were on scene.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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