Police Search House Shot Thursday Night, Find 2,000 Grams of Marijuana

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Two men are under arrest after police search a residence that was hit by gunfire Thursday night.

No one was hurt after the house in the 1800 block of Dresden Avenue was shot. Police obtained a search warrant following the shooting, allowing them to search inside the home. There they found 2,000 grams of marijuana and a handgun.

Albert L. Martinez, 26, and Michael B. Johnson, 26, both of Rockford, were arrested as a result. They’re both charged with possession with intent to deliver cannabis and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

Police continue to investigate the shooting.

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