At approximately 2:20 pm on July 31, 2019, officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of Court St and King St in reference to a large group of males arguing in the street. As officers approached the area another call came in advising of shots being fired in the area of Auburn St and Evelyn St.
Officers determined that the subjects that had been arguing had relocated, and were the same subjects that were involved in the area where the shots were fired. Officers located spent shell casings in the area, and two unoccupied parked vehicles that were struck by gunfire.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Crimestoppers @ (815) 963-7867.
Sources are reporting a shooting incident in Rockford.
Details are minimal right now.
Sources said shots were fired in the area of Auburn and Evelyn ..
Police are on scene including a police K-9.
Avoid the area.