Rockford Scanner™: House Struck By Gunfire Near Janesville

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On December 30, 2018 at about 1:30 a.m. the Rock County 911 Center received multiple calls of shots being fired in the area at Beloit Avenue and Delavan Drive. Responding Janesville police officers found no one around and no disturbances.

From the information received, the shots appeared to have been fired in the 1000 block of Beloit Avenue and several shell casings were found in the street.

An unoccupied residence in that same block was struck by the gunfire. At this time no injuries have been reported and there is no clear target or motive for the shooting.

Anyone having information about this crime or any other crime is encouraged to contact:
-Janesville Police Department at 755-3100
-Call Janesville Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 756-3636 24 hours a day
-Download the FREE “P3 tips” app at the Apple store or Google play store to give crime tips ANONYMOUSLY

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