On December 13, 2016 at 11:43AM Rockford Police officers responded to the 2100 block of 9th Street to investigate a shooting incident. Officers arrived and spoke the occupants of the house. A white male (43 years old) said he shot at another white male (44 years old) when the 44 year old male approached him to batter him. The 44 year old male drove himself to a Rockford area hospital for treatment.
Officers spoke to the shooting victim at the hospital and learned his injuries were not life threatening. The investigation was still under investigation at the time