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Man shot near Sinnissippi Golf Course in Rockford

Parkview shooting web pic

ROCKFORD (WREX) — A nineteen-year-old man is shot in the back near Sinnissippi Golf Course in Rockford.

The man, who sustained non life-threatening injuries, was shot around 5 p.m. Friday near the 900 block of Parkview Avenue, according to Rockford Police. Police say the man then drove about a mile north and crashed at the intersection of Parkview Avenue and Spring Creek Road, near the entrance to Anderson Japanese Gardens.

Police shut down one lane of Parkview and Spring Creek during the investigation. Police did not say whether the man was in a vehicle at the time of the shooting.

Breane Lyga

Breane Lyga is the content manager at 13 WREX. She joined the team in 2015 as the 5, 6 and 10PM news producer after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She was 13 WREX’s assignment editor from 2017 to 2018.

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