Rockford police charge Wisconsin man with reckless shooting

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A Wisconsin man was charged by Rockford Police after allegedly shooting his gun in the early morning hours of Tuesday.

Police responded to a report of gunshots in the 1000 block of 7th Street at 12:14 a.m. where they located 21-year-old Wisconsin resident Tya Ru sitting in a parked car. Ru admitted to firing his gun in the air.

The gun was recovered from the vehicle’s center console.

Ru was charged with Reckless Discharge of a Firearm, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, and Driving Under the Influence.

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