A Rockford man is treated at the hospital after being shot in both legs.
The victim reported he was attempting to break up a fight at a New Year’s Eve party when a suspect drew a gun and shot him. The party was at a home in the 2400 block of Benderwirt Avenue. The victim was treated and released from the hospital.
No arrests have been made; an investigation is ongoing.
The suspect is described as a black male, 35 years old, 5’11”, wearing a black jacket.