Woman Shot in Leg, Shooter Unknown

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A 24 year old woman is recovering after being shot just before 1 a.m. on Friday.

Rockford Police were called to the 400 block of Oakley Avenue to investigate the shooting. Around that same time, the victim was taken to a local hospital and treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound to her leg.

The victim told police she was standing outside talking to a friend when she her two gun shots. That's when she realized one of the shots she heard struck her in the leg.

Police do not have any suspect information but will continue to investigate.


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