ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A 13-year-old was shot on Saturday in Rockford while he was walking down the street.
Rockford Police responded to a local hospital around 11:45 p.m. for a walk-in gunshot victim, according to the police department.
Officers met with the 13-year-old boy when they arrived, who told them that he was walking on School Street when an unknown suspect shot at him from a dark-colored vehicle.
The boy was treated for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and was released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or by leaving an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867 or via the Tip 411 app.