From On Wednesday, April 26th, at around ten minutes before 1 AM, a Rockford juvenile male was the victim of Aggravated Battery with a Firearm while he was walking in the 2300 block of Lawndale Ave. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his non-life-threatening injuries. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police
Just before 1 am tonight, several emergency personnel were dispatched to a shooting call in Rockford. It happened in the 2300 block of Lawndale. There is at least one confirmed victim that has been shot. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. No suspect information, due to the RPD being encrypted. Still developing.