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AGGRAVATED BATTERY WITH A FIREARM- 700 S. MULFORD RD-UPDATED
NOTE: Unknown if related, but there have been several shooting incidents in the same area over the last several months.
- Date: 12/19/2017 12:15 am
- Location: 700 S. Mulford Road
On 12/19/2017 at around 12:15 AM, officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to a local hospital, in reference to a shooting victim. Upon arrival they met with a 22 year old, male, Rockford resident, who had been shot one time in his upper body. The victim reported that he was shot while riding in a vehicle in the 700 block of S. Mulford Rd.
It was reported that another vehicle was traveling next to the victim vehicle, when an occupant of the suspect vehicle fired shots at the victim. The suspect vehicle was described as a dark colored passenger car, bring driven by a black male, wearing a dark colored, hooded sweatshirt/jacket.
The shooting victim was the only person injured during this incident and his injuries are non-life threatening.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact the Rockford Police Department.
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