15-year-old girl shot on Auburn Street

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police say a 15-year-old girl was shot Saturday on Auburn Street by a suspect in a passing car.

Police say they were tipped to the incident, at 7:45 p.m in the 4200 block of Auburn Street, by the ShotSpotter gunshot detection system.

Police say the girl was grazed in the leg and refused medical treatment.

A light colored car was identified as the suspect vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.


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