ROCKFORD (WREX) A Rockford man has been charged in a shooting that has left an individual with life-threatening injuries.
According to the Rockford Police Department, 22-year-old Thomas Pouncy is charged with Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and no FOID. On Thursday at around 11:45 a.m., authorities responded to the 700 block of North Winnebago Street in reference to shots being fired. When officers arrived, they found a 28-year-old man outside who was hit by gunfire. He was taken to a hospital.
Authorities add that the incident does not appear to be random. Anyone who has information about Pouncy’s whereabouts should call the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at (815) 963-7867.