On Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 5:28 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 2900 block of Chatham Ln in reference to a shooting.
Upon arrival officers located a 31 year old male who sustained a gunshot wound to the knee.
The victim indicated he had no idea he was even injured but heard the sound of gunfire prior to discovering he was struck..
Preliminary investigations has develop no leads as to the cause of this incident.
Injuries sustained by the victim are not life threatening.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to call the Rockford Police Department or Crimestoppers
Around 5:30 pm several emergency personnel were responding for a shooting victim in Rockford.
It happened in the area of the 2900 block of Chatham
At least one person has been shot near this location.
Unknown on the severity of the injuries or suspect information at this time.
UPDATE: Non life threatening injuries.
On Saturday, May 19th, at around 5:40 AM, Officers responded to a local Hospital reference a shooting victim. A Rockford woman advised that she was walking in the 800 block of N Johnston Ave when she was struck by gunfire. The victim got a ride to a local hospital, where she was treated for serious injuries. This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Officer In Charge (OIC) at 779 500 6555, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867).
On Saturday, May 19th, at around 1:00 A.M., a Rockford man was the victim of Aggravated Battery with a Firearm when he was struck by gunfire in the 500 block of Webster Ave. The victim was transported to a local hospital via ambulance for treatment of his injuries. This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Rockford Police Department, or CrimeStoppers.