One hospitalized after shooting at Days Inn near Rockford

Published: Sep. 21, 2022 at 12:20 PM CDT
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CHERRY VALLEY, Ill. (WIFR) - One person is in the hospital with serious injuries following a shooting Tuesday near Rockford.

Around 11:30 p.m., police arrived at the Days Inn, 220 S. Lyford Road, after receiving reports of a shooting victim in the parking lot.

Investigators say the suspect knew the victim and was taken into custody after a brief police chase and K-9 pursuit.

The victim needed surgery but is recovering at a local hospital.