ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police arrested a 17-year-old suspect on Tuesday after two people were shot.
According to police, a 28-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl arrived at a local hospital seeking treatment for gunshot wounds around 6:15 p.m.
Police said they developed a suspect in the follow up investigation, and arrested the boy a short time later.
The juvenile offender has been charged with Aggravated Battery with a Firearm.
Police said the victims are expected to survive their injuries.