Man shot in elbow during drug deal gone bad

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A man was grazed by a bullet during a drug transaction in the driveway of his home.

Rockford Police say they were called to the 900 block of N. Main Street around 10:45 p.m. on Wednesday and met with a 25-year-old man who had been shot in the elbow. 

According to the victim, the shooting had taken place at his home in the 1700 block of Van Wie, when a female friend tried to buy marijuana from a vehicle occupied by three males. The front seat passenger fired a handgun at the victim, grazing his elbow.

No arrests have been made and no suspect descriptions have been given.

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