The Latest: Man charged with murder in deputy’s shooting

The Latest: Man charged with murder in deputy’s shooting

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at an Illinois hotel (all times local):

7:10 p.m.
A man suspected of fatally shooting an Illinois sheriff’s deputy has been charged with first-degree murder.

Prosecutors in Winnebago County in northern Illinois had issued a warrant against Floyd E. Brown for attempted murder. Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross says the charge against the 39-year-old Brown of Springfield was upgraded after McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Keltner died of his injuries.

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