RPD labeled the shooting as a “Weapons Violation”
Confidential source said the suspect is a black male wearing all dark clothing in his 20’s and wearing Orange shoes.
On Monday 11/27/17 at around 9:50pm, Rockford Police responded to the 1700 block of 10th St in reference to several shots fired. Upon arrival Officers located a 28 year old male victim who had been struck by a round. The victim was taken to a local hospital to seek medical attention for non-life threatening injuries.
This is an on-going police investigation. Anyone with further information regarding this incident are encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department and/or Crime Stoppers.
Details are minimal right now.
Several emergency personnel were responding to a shooting victim call in Rockford.
It happened in the area of 1724 10th st.
(Update/Note: Was originally dispatched as 17th ave)
This is the same area several robberies and shooting victims have happened recently.
Unknown on the severity of the injuries.
Unknown on the suspect information.
Details are minimal right now, due to the police encryption.
We will post updates as they become available.