36-year-old woman shot and killed in Rockford

A 36-year-old woman is dead following a shooting in the 4400 block of Lori Drive, according to Rockford Police.

At about 1 p.m., officials responded to the scene and located the unidentified woman. She was transported to the hospital, where she was succumbed to her injuries, reports said.

Officials are urging the public to avoid the area as they investigate.