Three injured in early morning shooting in Winnebago County - – Rockford’s News Leader

Three injured in early morning shooting in Winnebago County


Three men were shot early Saturday morning after a party got out of hand at 5988 Heidi Drive.  Winnebago County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call for a shooting victim.  When they arrived, two other victims were arriving at area hospitals.

Derrick D. Jacobs, 20, suffered a gunshot wound to his side.  Tevin J.D. Gray, 17 was shot in his legs. 

Austin A. Richardson, 19, had a gunshot wound in his arm.  He was treated and released but was taken into custody on an un-related warrant.  He's now at the Winnebago County Jail.

An investigation showed that a dispute happened at the large party between rival groups and gunshots were exchanged.  Sheriff's police found many shell casings in and outside of the home.

No arrests have been made in the shooting.  If you have any information call the Winnebago County Sheriff's Department at (815) 319-6300 or Crime Stoppers at (815) 963-7867.

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