Update: Sources told us the suspect is a hispanic male with a clean cut beard. Last seen in a dark colored ford explorer with damage to the fender on the drivers side. Last seen west bound from the scene near Rockford ave and Charles.
Source sent us the following: “two vehicles drove northbound on Rockford ave from Charles going toward state with a man standing in the sunroof of the second vehicle shooting multiple shots from a handgun at the first car in front
of it. shooters vehicle was the ford explorer previously noted in your
Sources are reporting a shooting incident that just happened near Charles st on Rockford’s East side.
Several gunshots were heard. Sources said it sounded like it was more than one gun possibly involved from the sounds of the gunshots.
Unknown on suspect information at this time, because the encryption.
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
Sources are reporting a 4-wheeler accident in Rockford.
It happened around 12:30 pm today near Del Mar and Eggleston.
That is near Charles st and Alpine, south east of there.
A truck and a 4 wheeler have collided near this location. The subject on the 4 wheeler has injuries. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at this time. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Update #2 from the RPD: On April 29, 2019 around 12:30 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of 2200 7th Ave. for several reports of gunfire. Upon arrival, officers stopped several people in an effort to locate any suspects and/or victims. None of these people were determined to be suspects or victims. Officers located spent bullet casings in the 2200 block of 7th Avenue. Witnesses said two black males were observed shooting at a black car as the car was traveling in the 2200 block of 7th Avenue. No suspects or victims have been identified at this time. This investigation is still ongoing
UPDATE FROM THE RPD: Shots fired at approximately 12:30 pm in the area of 18th St. and 7th Ave. No one hurt. No one in custody.
Sources are reporting a shooting incident on the East side.
It happened around 1 pm today. Multiple gunshots rang out near 7th ave and 18th st. We can confirm shots were fired and RPD is investigating.