Earlier today a Rockford Scanner fan sent us a photo above and said many police were on scene at the Servicom at 175 Executive Parkway in Rockford. It happened around 1:26 pm. The Rockford police said it was a “weapons violation” call. No other details are available.
Weapons violations: Shots, fired, shooting, etc…
RPD has been called to the Servicom multiple times in the last few weeks. One of those calls, an employee was shot in the eye.
From the RPD:
On 9/26/16 at around 11:00 PM police responded to 175 Executive Pkwy in reference to a complaint in which someone had driven by the address shooting paintballs at the building. As the shooting took place there were employees leaving work from their shift and one of the employees was struck in the eye. That employee was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The suspect vehicle was described as a black Toyota 4 door occupied by a white male driver and a black male passenger.
A Rockford Scanner fan said a female around 20 years old was shot at Servicom in Rockford just before 11 pm. It is located near 175 Executive Parkway. The victim was reported to have been shot in the face (Eye). Unknown on the severity of the injuries. The victim was at her workplace when the shooting happened. Update: The weapon used is believed to have been a pellet gun or paintball gun. The injuries sound very serious via RS fans. The victim may lose her eye. The building was also shot and damaged.
Rockford police are encrypted, so no information has been released. Only what the Rockford Scanner fan is reporting.
The Rockford Police labeled this incident as a “Medical Assist”
It is up to the public to help keep the public informed on things. A safe community is an informed community! Keep up the good work and keep sending in the information!!!
Update from the Rockford Scanner fan on the suspect info: White male 20’s in black shirt driving black male in passage seat in white shirt driving a black Toyota 4 door headed down towards east state towards OSF
Update: The weapon may have been a pellet/bb gun, paintball. The victims injuries sound pretty serious via RS fans.