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
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 15, 2018 at 1750 hours, Rockford Police received a ShotSpotter alert for two gunshots in the area of 426 Irving Avenue, Rockford, Illinois. Rockford Police responded to this area and located 424 Irving Avenue, Rockford, Illinois had been struck by gunfire.
Rockford Police Officers located spent casings in the street. The residence was occupied at the time of this shooting but no one was hurt. A black vehicle was observed leaving the scene. No suspect information was made available.
UPDATE: The victim involved was an off duty police officer and her acquaintance. Suspects fired their gun at them during the robbery, then the off duty officer returned fire at the suspect. The suspect was able to get away. The business and a vehicle were struck by gunfire. No reports of injuries.
Just before 11 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were responding to an armed robbery with shots fired.
Sources are reporting gunfire was exchanged during an armed robbery in Rockford.
It happened to a citizen near a business (Cucina Di Rosa) near Bell School on the East side.
The victim shot back at the suspect, during the robbery
Suspect is described as a Male black, 5’6 and thin build, dark clothing.