Two women injured after gunmen in Rockford roadway open fire on their vehicle

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Two women were shot as they were passengers in a friend’s car when a group of suspects standing in a roadway opened fire on their vehicle.

Rockford Police say the incident happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday near Miriam and N. Pierpont Avenues.

The two women went to a local hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds, and were 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.

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