Note: RPD call log shows only 1 call on Hess ct on the 28th. That was a “service to other agency” at 6 am.
There was several weapons violations calls recently, but none for this call.
On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 Officers were dispatched to the area of 1000 Hess Ct. reference several gunshots. Officers located 2 vehicles struck by gunfire.
Officers spoke with 2 victims who stated they were in a vehicle when they heard 4 gunshots. The vehicle they were in was struck by 1 gunshot. The other vehicle was struck twice but was unoccupied.
Victim stated they saw a white newer SUV fleeing the area west bound with unknown occupants. No injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867).