From the RPD: On 7/29/17 at 2009 hours Officers responded to 2200 block of 10th St for a shooting victim. The Victim, was shot in the leg by the Suspect after a physical confrontation between the two. Both the Suspect and the Victim fled the scene prior to Officers arrival. The Suspect fled the area in an older red minivan. The Victim arrived at a local hospital where he was treated for a non-life threatening injury but was listed in critical condition. Police know the identity of the Suspect.
Shortly after 8 PM several people contacted us and said a victim was shot on Rockford Eastside. It happened on 10th St near 21st ave. Details are minimal right now.
RS fans said: “He rolled up in his maroon mini van and got out and started pushing the guy in his driveway and then ran back to his mini van grabbed a gun and shot the guy in his upper thigh…then ran to the van and took off..and shot again. Then the guy that was shot got in the passenger seat of a silver car and a girl got in the driver seat and they drove off”
Suspect is believed to be a black male by the first name of Will or William. 6’0 tall, skinny build
RPD said they have “No comment at this time” and are encrypted and have not released any information on this incident.