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Police Blotter

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

  • Date: 09/20/2017 9:27 am
  • Location: 2800 Rudeen Close

On 9-20-17 at 9:27 AM Officers responded to the 2800 block of Rudeen Close reference a shooting victim. On arrival Officers located a (28) year old male who suffered a gunshot wound to the arm. This male was transported to the hospital where he was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Residents in the area reported hearing one gun shot and seeing a white vehicle leaving the area. This incident is currently being investigated and anyone with information on this incident can contact the Rockford Police Department.

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

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  • Location: Woodlawn Ave and Acorn St

On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at around 01:15 AM, a Rockford woman was struck once by gunfire in the 600 block of Woodlawn Ave.  The victim was transported to a local hospital via Rockford Fire Department ambulance, where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.  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).

Aggravated Discharge

  • Date: 09/19/2017 8:55 pm
  • Location: 300 block Knowlton Street

On Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 8:55pm Officers with the Rockford Police Department responded to area of S Main St and Knowlton Street in reference to calls for shots fired. Once on scene officers located an unoccupied parked vehicle in the 300 block of Knowlton Street had been struck by gunfire.  No one was found to have been injured and nothing else was found to have been struck.  Information was received that the gunfire came from an unknown type red vehicle.

This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department at 779-500-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.