Man arrested after family fight leads to shots fired

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A man is arrested after a fight with a family member ends with a gun being fired.

Shortly after 5 p.m. Friday evening, Rockford Police were called to a home on the 3500 block Lawndale Avenue.  Officers learned a 59-year-old man had got into a fight with a 24-year-old male family member.  During the course of the fight a shot was fired from a gun.  No one was hurt.

The suspect, John Miller, stayed on scene and was arrested.  Miller is charged with Reckless Discharge of a Firearm and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm and is being held at the Winnebago County Jail.

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