Vehicle Hit by Gunfire in Wednesday Night Shooting

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Police are investigating gunfire that rang out Wednesday evening.

It happened around 7:45 p.m. in the 400 block of S. Independence Avenue. Responding officers located an unoccupied car that had been hit by gunfire. There was nothing else that appeared to be damaged.

No one was hurt.

Witnesses told police that the shots came from an unknown type of silver vehicle. Officers recovered shell casings from the scene.

An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford Police.

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