Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim During A Robbery in Rockford

On 03/27/19 at about 1256 AM Rockford Police responded to 1600 Chestnut Street in reference to shots fired. Officers located a scene in the 300 block of Marvin Street along with a juvenile male.

A home in the 1600 block of Chestnut Street had been struck by gunfire. The male had been involved in an altercation and reported he was robbed of USC.

The subject was treated at a local hospital for minor injuries. While investigating this incident, Officers located a vehicle that crashed into a residence in the 1400 block of Elm Street along with a twenty year old male who sustained non-life threatening gun-shot wounds.

The male was shot in the 300 block of Marvin Street. The vehicle crashed into the residence while attempting to flee the area.

The shooting victim was treated at a local hospital. This is an active and ongoing investigation.

No further details are available at this time.

Anyone with information should call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.