On 4-27-17 at approximately 10:51 PM officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to 3324 Sunnyside Avenue reference to a Home Invasion with shots fired.
Officers spoke to the victims who stated they were in bed when one of the victims heard a noise in the apartment. The victim stated she got up and went to check on her daughter in another room. The victim stated she was confronted by two black males in the apartment and that she ran to her daughter’s room and barricade herself inside.
The victim stated the suspects fired two-or three rounds which went through the apartment. The other victim who was still in the bedroom then jumped out the bedroom window and fled to a neighbor’s house where the police were called. The victims stated the suspects ransacked their living room and fled in an unknown direction of travel. The victim who jumped out the bedroom window was transported to RMH for a non-life threatening injury where he was treated and released.
The suspects were described as two black males, early 20’s, wearing dark clothing, and armed with an unknown type handgun.