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Rockford Scanner™: Male Shooting Victim Reported In Early Evening Shooting On Mother’s Day In Rockford


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Where: 5th Ave and S 5th St
When: 5:10 pm

Brief synopsis of what may have happened:

At approximately 5:10 this evening emergency personnel were called to the area of 5th Avenue and S 5th Street in Rockford for reports of a shooting victim.

Upon arrival one male was said to be shot twice. Initial reports are this person was walking down the street when shot.

No information on possible suspects.

The shooting victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with what are believed to be non life threatening injuries.

Please avoid the area, we will update if/when we receive further information.

Per RPD:

Shooting investigation in the 700 block of S. 4th Street. 18-year-old male received a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Please avoid the area as we investigate.

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