The Rockford Police Department is investigating a possible murder after a shooting just before 1 p.m. Monday in the 3200 block of Darwood Drive.

According to police, officers arrived and found an 18-year-old male who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died as a result of the injuries.

The victim's name is not being released at this time.

The incident is being investigated by the Rockford Police Department as a murder. Anyone with information about the incident are asked to call the department at 815-987-5824 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.