From the Rockford Police Department:
On Sunday, March 12, 2017 an 18 year old victim advised he was walking in the area of 600 Bruce St when he was approached by a known suspect whom he had an altercation with over some clothing items within the last year. During the course of conversing, the suspect fired one gunshot near him. The victim was struck in the calf which required transportation to a local hospital. The victim sustained no life threatening injuries. Is was determined the victim was not forthcoming during an interview and provided information which was less than truthful. This is an on going investigation.