On 1/10/17 at approximately 11:30 PM, officers of the Rockford Polce Department were dispatched to the area of Crosby St and Smith Ave in regards to gunshots being fired in the area. Officers located numerous shell casings in the intersection. Officers later met with a 19 year old male who reported that he was driving his vehicle ,when a dark colored sedan started to chase him and the occupants of that vehicle fired several shots at him, striking his vehicle one time. No description of the suspects is known. No injuries were reported in regards to this incident.
This incident is currently under investigation
Just before midnight several Rockford Scanner fans said they heard around 10 gunshots in the area of Crosby and Smith. Unknown if there are any injures or damage at this time.
This is near Swedish American Hospital
No suspect information, due to the police encryption.
Rockford police are encrypted, so no information from them at this time.