On Thursday, 9/14/17 at around 4:50am, Rockford Police responded to the 3000 block of 16th St in reference to shots fired. Officers located a victim (58 yr old Rockford resident) who was not injured. Victim stated a black male suspect ran up to his vehicle and fired one round striking his vehicle. Suspect then pulled the victim from his vehicle and left the scene in the victim’s vehicle. Victim’s vehicle was later recovered nearby unoccupied.
This is an on-going police investigation. Anyone with further information in reference to this incident are encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department and/or CrimeStoppers.
Several fans have said there is a shooting incident in the 3000 block of 16th st.
Shots were confirmed fired.
Unconfirmed reports are saying one person may have been shot.