SHOOTING: Shooting in Rockford, Police Snipers & SWAT Team On Scene. AVOID THE AREA!

  • Rickie 



Sources are reporting a major scene in Rockford. 

Sources have said there was a shooting  and a standoff. 

Police have the area of Auburn near Ridge completely blocked off. 

SWAT team with snipers are also on scene.  

Rockford Police have confirmed a shooting, and told the public to avoid the area.

They did not say anything on the severity of the injuries. Or if if is possibly officer involved.
They just said:  ” Please avoid Auburn st between ridge and rockton ave due to an ongoing investigation of an aggravated battery with a firearm”

When the RPD releases more information, we will update this. 

Charles EastLady shot a man and she is now hold up in the apt building on the corner of Winnebago and Auburn. Avoid the area”

Photos and videos by RS sources and Lauran Smith. Info via RS sources and RPD

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Disclaimer: As you know the local police have encrypted, have not released any information, etc…
They rarely ever do release information to the public, since encrypting. So do not expect any updates.

The information that is posted was provided to us via various sources. So we can not guarantee the accuracy of this article.

We can only provide you the information that IS provided to us. If police and/or officials do release information, we will try to update this.
If you know of any corrections or errors, please contact us.

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