Two Wounded In Rockford Shooting

Two Rockford teens are hospitalized Monday night after being shot earlier in the day. Police were still searching for the gunmen as of 5 O'clock Monday night.

Police say two men shot into a crowd of about 15-20 people after a fight broke out in the 800 block of Haskell. Both victims were shot in the leg, and are expected to make full recoveries.

Investigators are looking for two black men, around 18 years old, between 5'7" and 5'10" with medium builds. Police say the incident appears to be gang-related.

If you have any information on this crime, please give Rockford Area Crime Stoppers a call at 963-7867.


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