Rockford police investigate three early morning shootings


ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford police are investigating three shootings which happened within a few hours of each other.

Police responded to the first incident at 12:21 a.m. Wednesday from the 1200 block of 11th Avenue. No property was damaged and no injuries were reported.

Around 2:30 a.m., officers were investigating a shooting in the 1100 block of 4th Avenue. Police say two cars were reportedly seen firing at each other. No injuries were reported.

Around 3 a.m., police investigated a “weapons violation” in the 600 block of Score Street. Police say they believe someone at one residence fired a weapon, but no damage was reported and no suspect is in custody. The incident is still under investigation.

Police have not said if the shootings are connected.

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