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


On Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 5:28 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 2900 block of Chatham Ln in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival officers located a 31 year old male who sustained a gunshot wound to the knee.

The victim indicated he had no idea he was even injured but heard the sound of gunfire prior to discovering he was struck..

Preliminary investigations has develop no leads as to the cause of this incident.

Injuries sustained by the victim are not life threatening.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to call the Rockford Police Department or Crimestoppers


Around 5:30 pm several emergency personnel were responding for a shooting victim in Rockford.

It happened in the area of the 2900 block of Chatham

At least one person has been shot near this location.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries or suspect information at this time.

Still developing

UPDATE: Non life threatening injuries.