Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.
It happened a little after 10 PM tonight in the 100 block of Cameron Avenue. That is near Concorde Commons.
Reports of several gunshots were heard in the area and at least one person has been struck by the gunfire. There is one confirmed shooting victim, that was transported to a nearby hospital. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at this time. No suspect information. This is still developing
From neighbors: “We have been telling the new manager about the recent problems and the new manager has been ignoring the issue. And now look at what happened! Someone has been shot and there is blood trail all over the place! This could have been prevented if the new manager would listen to the residents and our complaints”
Rockford police released information today on a shooting that happened on Friday.
On Friday, May 31 at approximately 10:30 PM the Rockford Police Department responded to the 400 block of S. Henrietta St. in reference to a weapons violation.
Upon their arrival officers located a vehicle struck by gunfire. While they were investigating a 27-year-old male shooting victim arrived at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The victim was shot in the arm.
Officer learned a large group of people had gathered in a parking lot when an argument occurred. A male suspect then fired several gunshots and then fled the scene on foot.
At approximately 12:30 AM on Saturday the Rockford police scope officers located the suspect later identified as 46-year-old Murphy Doss, In the 500 block of Howard Avenue. He was taken into custody.
The Winnebago County states Attorney’s office reviewed the case and authorize the following charges: Aggravated discharge of a firearm x2, Unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, unlawful use of weapons by a gang member, no Foid card.
He was lodged in the Winnebago County jail. The charges against him are merely accusations he is considered innocent until proven guilty in the court of law
on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at approximately 5:15 AM the Rockford Police Department were called to the 1400 block of Garden Court in reference to a stabbing.
Upon their arrival officers learned a 30-year-old female and a 31-year-old male who had a domestic relationship were inside a residence when they got into an argument. The female stabbed the male in both his arms, And she sustained a laceration to her hand. Both were transported to a local emergency room with non-life-threatening injuries.
The female later identified as 30-year-old the Laprica Wilder, Was taken into custody.The Winnebago County states Attorney’s office reviewed the case and authorize the following charges: aggravated battery with a knife, aggravated domestic battery. She was lodged in the Winnebago County jail. The charges against her are merely accusations she is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law
WANTED: Mykel Curry faces charges following a shooting on 27th Street yesterday. He remains at large
Sources are reporting a shooting victim on the East side.
Reports of one confirmed, possibly more shooting victims on the East side.
It happened in the area of Charles and 27th, near East High School.
Reports of several gunshots were fired and at least one victim has been shot.
Unknown on the victims condition at this time.
No suspect information. Still developing
UPDATE: Reports of a vehicle pulling up and firing. 2 People were witnessed limping away from the scene, one was confirmed shot in the leg. . A neighbor defended himself and fired back at the suspects. One confirmed victim so far, possibly more victims. It happened in the area of 27th and Harney. RPD has yet to release any info.
Update from the RPD: RPD Detectives are investigating a shooting in the 400 block of 27th St. that occurred shortly after 2:30 this afternoon. A 23-year-old male suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg. No one is in custody at this time. More info to follow when available