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Police Blotter

AGGRAVATED BATTERY WITH A FIREARM – 1900 HANCOCK ST

  • Date: 09/10/2019 12:21 am
  • Location: 1900 HANCOCK ST

On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 at about 12:21 am Rockford Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 1900 Hancock St. reference multiple calls of shots fired.  Officers located 2 occupied residences struck multiple times by gunfire.  A juvenile was located within one of the residences suffering from a single gunshot wound.  The victim was transported to a local area hospital for treatment where the injury was found to be non life-threatening.  No other injuries were reported.

Witnesses described a silver minivan fleeing the area south bound.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Crimestoppers @ (815) 963-7867.

Traffic Accident – Hwy US 20 between Main St & Montague Rd

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On Sunday, 9-1-19 at around midnight the Rockford Police Department responded to and are currently on scene investigating a major traffic accident.  Due to the accident Hwy US 20 is shut down in both directions.  Both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Hwy US 20 are currently shut down between the Main St and Montague Rd exits.  Hwy US 20 is expected to be shut down for the next 3-5 hours.

AGGRAVATED DISCHARGE – 700 TRENTON AVE.

  • Date: 08/25/2019 12:35 am
  • Location: 700 TRENTON AVE.

On Sunday, August 25th, 2019 at approximately 12:35 am Rockford Police Officers were dispatched to the are of 700 Trenton Ave. reference a call of shots fired.  Officers located an unoccupied vehicle and an unoccupied residence struck by gunfire.  Witnesses indicated a male was on the front porch of a residence when unknown subject(s) began firing at the male.  The male was not struck and no injuries were reported.

No suspect information.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Crimestoppers @ (815) 963-7867