Police investigate two shooting deaths on Bayliss Avenue

Online Staff Report

Rockford police are investigating the shooting deaths of Angela Singleton, 38, and Anthony Singleton, 40, both of Rockford.

Police were called to 422 Bayliss Ave. in Rockford at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9. When officers arrived, they found two individuals who had been shot. Anthony Singleton was pronounced dead at the scene, while Angela Singleton was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. She later died as a result of her injuries.

According to police, the investigation is in its preliminary stage. However, authorities are not looking for an offender at large. Early indications are the victims knew one another, and their relationship status is being investigated.

Although the two victims have the same last name, they are not related, according to the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office.

Posted Nov. 10, 2014

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