On Saturday (9/30/17) at around 02:30am, Rockford Police responded to a local hospital in reference to a subject who had just arrived and was struck by gunfire. The victim (24 yr old male) was struck one time in the foot. The injury was non-life threatening. The victim stated he was in the 400 block of 15th Ave when the incident occurred. Suspect description: black male, mid 20’s, dark hoody, light jeans armed with handgun.
This is an on-going police investigation. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident are encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department and/or Crime Stoppers.