Deanton Davis Death – Cause of Death – 26-year-old Deanton Davis, was identified as the man fatally shot on the 4500 block of Apple Orchard lane on Saturday evening. The shooting happened on the 11th of December 2021. Police said an autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday, 15th of December 2021. The Rockford Police responded to the scene on Saturday for reports of a shooting.
When they got to the scene, they found Deanton who was a residence, with multiple gunshot wounds and an SUV. Police said they also found two subjects, a 15-year-old juvenile and 20-year-old Jeremiah Coleman at the scene. The subjects were taken into custody and Davis was taken to a local hospital. He was later pronounced dead. Rockford Police also added that they found and recovered three guns.
The 15-year-old is being charged with felony murder while Coleman is charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and a third male, 22-year-old Devon Hickman was also charged with felony murder. Investigation is ongoing.