This morning, Tuesday, August 9th, at approximately 10:13am Rock Falls Police were called to a residence in the 900 block of West 5th Street in Rock Falls for a reported shooting.
Officers located one male with serious gunshot injuries who was transported to the hospital for treatment. One male was detained by officers at the scene and a firearm was recovered. An investigation is ongoing currently.
Rock Falls Police are being assisted by the Sterling Police Department, Whiteside County Sheriff’s Office, and Illinois State Police.