Rockford police on scene of another shooting incident in Rockford
Several Rockford Scanner fans are reporting multiple police officers in the area of Willard and Blaisdell in Rockford. They said police have the whole area blocked off. Some are saying this is a shooting scene, but not yet confirmed. RPD did confirm shots were fired in the area but have not confirmed any victims yet. Still developing.
Update from the RPD:
On Monday, April 24, 2017, at 8:30pm Rockford Police Officers responded to the 2900 block of Blaisdell Street in reference to calls for shots fired. Once on scene officers discovered shell casings in the roadway and a house in the 600 block of N Greenview Avenue that had been struck by gunfire. No one was injured during this incident. A witness described the suspect vehicle as a gold older model SUV.
This is an ongoing investigation