Man struck by gunfire inside of Rockford home

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - One man is expected to be okay after being shot in the back of the head and back Thursday night in Rockford.

Around 10:45 p.m. Thursday, Rockford Police responded to the 1300 block of Revell Avenue for reports of shots fired. Officers arrived to find about thirty shell casings and a 30-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police report the victim was actually inside of his residence when he was struck by gunfire. Officials describe the man's injuries as non-life threatening.

If you have any information about this incident, you're asked to contact Rockford Police.