Weekend Crime Update

ROCKFORD (WIFR)-- A busy weekend for Rockford Police as officers respond to more than four robberies as well as several shootings and a stabbing.

Investigators say a teenager was shot in the head at a party on the city's Westside.

It happened just after 5:30 this morning at a home in the 14-hundred block of Garden Court in Rockford. Police say the 19 year old was shot during a fight with another man who ended up fleeing the scene. We're told the victim is in stable condition and is expected to survive

Police are also investigating a stabbing inside a local bar. Officers say at about 2:30 a man walked into a local hospital claiming he was attacked during a fight at the North Main Tavern. Police believe he was stabbed four times over the confrontation. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuriesnon-life threatening injuries


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