9 Year Old Shot: Police Release Information On The Shooting Incident That Involved A 9 Year Old



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From the RPD:


On Saturday, July 17, 2021, at approximately 11:50 p.m.,
Rockford Police officers responded to the 2900 block of Carol Place for reports of shots

Upon arrival, officers located two victims, a 56-year-old male and a 9-year-old male, who
sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to their legs.

They were transported to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Witnesses advised that as an adult female, the juvenile, and the other victim were standing outside of her parked vehicle, an unknown suspect fired shots  at them.




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