Another person Just Shot on Rockford East Side
From the RPD:
On Tuesday, April 18th., 2017, at 5:25 PM, the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1000 block of S. 6th. Street in regards to a subject who had been shot. Upon arrival officers found a male subject suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. This subject was transported to a local hospital for treatment and at the time of this post no additional information existed on his condition. Preliminary information indicates the subject was walking on foot in the area when a vehicle passed by him and an occupant fired an unknown type gun at him. The vehicle is described as a maroon Chevrolet Impala, or similar style vehicle, with tinted windows. The vehicle fled south on 6th. Street and it was occupied by two black occupants.
This is an active police investigation so once additional information becomes available it will be released.
Around 5:25 pm tonight a shooting happened in the area of the 1000 block of S 6th st. A person was shot near this location. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. The suspect vehicle is a Maroon Impala with tinted windows. No other information at this time