At 8:44 am this morning (Thursday) the RPD finally released information on this shooting:
On Wednesday, February 08, 2017 at approximately 5:40 P.M., officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 3300 block of Sablewood Drive in reference to a complaint of multiple gunshots being fired. Upon arrival, officers were informed a twenty-nine year old female had been struck by gunfire.
The victim was transported to a local hospital and is being treated for what has been described as non-life threatening injuries.
The Rockford Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance. We would like to encourage anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the Rockford Police Department 815-966-2900.
This is an active investigation
Details are minimal right now. Around 5:45 pm today the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to 3315 Sablewood for a shooting victim.
Rockford police are encrypted, so no suspect information. It is probably safe to assume the suspect probably fled the scene. So if your in the area, please be safe!
The victim is reported to be a female around 29 years old