On 11-30-16, at 2:51 PM, the Rockford Police Department responded to a residence in the 2800 block of Echo Street in regards to a subject that had been shot during the course of a home invasion. Upon arrival officers found a subject suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The initial investigation revealed two supects forced their way into the residence and a struggled took place with the victim. During the course of the struggle one of the suspects shot the victim and then both suspects subsequently fled the area on foot. The suspects are both desribed as black males armed with handguns.
At the time of this post no additonal details were available.
Several fans have contacted us and said there was a home invasion and shooting in the Orton Keyes off of Kishwaukee.
Rockford police are encrypted, and they have yet to release any information.
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