Rockford girl hospitalized after shooting on Underwood Street

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A teenage girl was hospitalized after being shot in the back on Monday.

Rockford Police said the shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. in a home on Underwood Street, not far from W. Jefferson.

Investigators said the 17-year-old is expected to survive.

Police did not release information on any arrests or name any suspects.

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.

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