Rockford Scanner™: Reckless Discharge of Firearm In Rockford



Reckless Discharge of Firearm

  • Date: 05/22/2018 12:14 am
  • Location: 1000 block 7th St

On 5/22/18 at 0014 hours Officers responded to the 1000 block of 7th St for a report of gunshots fired.  Upon arrival they located a suspect in the area who informed officers he fired a gun into the air.

The Suspect was identified as 21- year-old Wisconsin resident, Tya Ru.

The incident was reviewed with the States Attorney Office, who authorized the following charges:

  • Reckless Discharge of Firearm
  • Unlawful Use of Weapon
  • Driving Under the Influence

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