Rockford Man Hospitalized After Shot in Back

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom
ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A man is fighting for his life after being shot while he was driving early Friday morning.

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ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A man is fighting for his life after being shot while he was driving early Friday morning.

Police say the victim told officers he was driving through the 3300 block of Alida Street after 1 a.m. Friday when he shot in the back through the rear windshield. He stopped at Bollinger and Merriott drives and called police.

The victim underwent emergency surgery -- his injuries are considered life-threatening.

If you have any information, please call Rockford Police at (815) 987-5820 or Crimestoppers at (815) 963-7867.


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