Rockford Scanner™: One shooting victim in Rockford, Police are investigating



On Tuesday September 25th, 2018 at 5:02 p.m. Officers were dispatched to a local hospital reference a 16 year old juvenile suffering from a single non-life threatening gunshot wound. It was learned the subject was the victim of an accidental self inflicted gunshot wound sustained in the 1000 block of Lincoln Ave. A handgun was recovered. The subject was charged with Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, other weapons related charges and lodged in Juvenile Detention.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Winnebago County Crime Stoppers or the Rockford Police.