Update: The victim is expected to recover from their injuries.
Details are still minimal at this time, the police have not released any information on this shooting (As of 6:30am) . Some fans are saying the possible suspect vehicle is a Silver Impala, but this is not confirmed. Several fans said there were many people in the Winnebago County Justice Center parking lot, when the shooting happened.
We will continue to post updates as they become available.
RS fan Rachel P. ” The person was shot in the police parking lot! I do not feel safe anywhere now”
RS Fan Chris D. ” Since the encryption crime has skyrocketed and the police shut the public out. And this is what happens when there is the lack of police transparency and encryption. Criminals get bolder because they know us citizens do not know who to be on the lookout for and get away”
RS fan Demetrius R. ” I do not know what to say other than this is what the city has become. I fear for my life every time I leave my house. Even when I am inside my own house I still fear for my life. Crime is so out of control”
Around 9:40 pm tonight several emergency personnel were on scene of a shooting victim at the CJC Winnebago County Criminal Justice Center at 650 W State. No suspect information, due to the encryption. A person was shot in the lower half of the body multiple times. The victim is in the parking lot on the north side of the building. Still developing
UPDATE: It appears the shooting happened in the parking lot of the Winnebago Criminal Justice Center (Jail) There were 14 crime scene markers in the parking lot in a concentrated area.