It has been a very sad week in the area for news.
5 people under the age of 18 have died recently
3 during a house fire, and 2 fatally shot.
16 year old girl fatally shot by her mothers ex-boyfriend.
3 children passed away in a house fire in Rockford.
15 year old fatally shot in a vehicle in Rockford.
My heart aches for all these families involved.
They are in my thoughts and prayers.