Rockford Scanner™: Another Person Just Shot in Rockford, Still Developing

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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.

On Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 5:28 pm Rockford Police Officers were dispatched to the 900 block of 16th St. reference calls of shots fired.

Officers located a 17 year old suffering from a gunshot wound and a residence struck numerous times by gunfire. The victim was transported to a local hospital where his injuries were considered non-life threatening. No other persons were injured.

Officers located numerous spent shell casings at the scene.

Suspect vehicle was a dark colored vehicle last seen south bound on 16th St.

This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Rockford Police at 815-966-2900, or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.

Just before 6 PM several sources are reporting another person has been shot in Rockford. Approx. 6 shots were fired.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department is in route to battle a house fire on the east side

Around 12:40 AM the Rockford fire department were responding to a possible house fire.

It happened in the 3100 block of 16th St. in Rockford.

Reports of the basement is on fire at the time of writing this.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

This is still developing