Location: Tacoma Ave and Young St
Approx. Date & Time: April 28th 2021 approx. 4:20 pm
Departments Involved: RFD and RPD
Brief Synopsis: Another Person Shot in Winnebago County This Afternoon
Sources said another person has been shot in Rockford this afternoon.
It happened around 4:20 pm this afternoon in the area of Tacoma and Younge. Sources said a vehicle pulled up and began shooting. Sources are reporting the same suspect vehicle description as the last shooting incident a little bit ago. See our website for those details. Sources said multiple gunshots were fired and at least one person was injured. We have been told at least 1 person may have self transported.
As stated above, there is another scene in the 1900 block of Kilburn that is possibly related to this scene as well, with reports of a body at this scene as well
Sources told us: ” 3 black males in their early 20’s in a black Chevy sedan. They were about 25 shots consecutively.. more than one of them were shooting & there was more than one gun. They were shooting towards homes for about 2 mins and then hopped in the car, a getaway driver was already in the vehicle. Following behind them was a 2018 gray matte finish Ford Explorer.”
Officials Confirm Anything or Release Information:
Officers on scene of several shots fired at the intersection of Tacoma Ave and Yonge St.
No persons are struck but we ask you avoid the area until the investigation is complete.
Credit/Sources: Wanted to remain anonymous and RPD
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