Man injured after early morning Rockford shooting

Rockford, Ill. (WIFR) Rockford Police are investigating after a man was shot in the 700 block of Horsman Street around 4:53 a.m. Wednesday..

Upon arrival, police located a 47-year-old man suffering from two non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to his left leg. The initial investigation indicated that three unknown suspects confronted the victim, fired numerous shots at him and then fled the area in the victim’s vehicle.

The victim’s vehicle was located unoccupied a short time later in the 700 block of Maple Street.

Anyone with information reference this incident is encouraged to call the Rockford Police Department or CrimeStoppers.