Officers responded to the intersection of Grant and Auburn for a shots fired call. A juvenile victim later arrived at a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Several juveniles were detained at the scene. Investigative Services Bureau was called in to conduct interviews. The incident is still an ongoing investigation.
From the RPD: Around 8:40 pm tonight officer were investigating a shooting. One person was shot in the lower extremities. There was a large party with shots fired and a shooting victim. They had to bring a lot of police officers in to interview the people at the party. They had to interview everyone in the house, in their police cars.
RPD is denying any standoff situation at this time.
RS fan Hubert Reaves live video ~ https://www.facebook.com/hubert.reaves1/videos/1549852381713334/
RS fan Kelly McClinton “2 people got shot and the suspect ran into the house on Auburn St”
Update: Near Auburn and Grant
Several Rockford Scanner fans said there are numerous officers that have their rifles out and pointed at a residence near the Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout (Auburn/N Main) They said police have the round a bout closed off and the area closed off. Numerous officers were on scene and have a house surrounded. This sounds like a possible standoff, but not yet confirmed.
Rockford Police are encrypted and have yet to release information.