Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim On Rockford West Side

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Shortly after 8 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were working a shooting scene in Rockford.

It happened in the 400 block of N Horsman.

Initial reports are saying A male approx. 19 years old was shot in the leg. Unknown on the extent of the injuries.  No suspect information at this time.
UPDATE: Police said no shooting victim was on scene. Possible self transport.

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Source said: “Shots fired. 2 cars struck by gunfire. Multiple police on scene and a k9.

Approx.  26 shots were fired.

Suspect is a African American male around 25 years of age. Black hat, black jacket, black pants. Was shooting a 9 mm pistol”

Update: Original reports said a 19 year old male was shot in the leg. Police said there was no shooting victim at the scene. Possible self transport, or unfounded.  So we can only confirm shots fired at this time. Shots are confirmed fired, uncertain on an actual shooting victim at this time.

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