Man shot himself in the leg in downtown Rockford, police say

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police said a man was treated at a local hospital on Sunday after he allegedly shot himself in the leg

Police said officers responded to the 100 block of W. State Street in downtown Rockford at 3:21 a.m. and found the victim suffering from a broken leg.

Officers reported finding a loaded handgun during the investigation.

Police said the man’s injury was non-life threatening.

No charges have been filed.

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