Rockford Scanner™: Police Arrest A Man After Reports Of Shots Fired in Rockford





 

 

 

Reckless Discharge of Firearm

  • Date: 05/22/2018 8:49 pm
  • Location: 1600 Johnson Ave

On 5/22/18 at 8:49 pm, Rockford Police Officers responded to the 1600 block of Johnson Ave for a report of a man with a gun threatening to shoot people. The suspect fired off one round in the area.  Officers met with the two victims and later located the suspect in the 1700 block of York Ave.  No injuries or property damage was located or reported.

The Suspect was identified as 50-year-old Rockford resident, Terry Bain.

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

  • Reckless Discharge of Firearm
  • Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon x 2
  • No FOID
  • Unlawful Use of Weapon by Felon

The information contained within this notification does not reflect the actual guilt or innocence of the individual or individuals listed.  All parties are presumed innocent until they are proven guilty in a court of law.  Not every arrest or charge leads to a conviction.  A conviction or an acquittal will be determined by the court system.