Rock Falls Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 300 block of 6th Avenue on Sunday at 7:36 am. Upon arrival officers located evidence of a shooting in the alley between 6th and 7th Avenue and an occupied residence in the area that was struck by at least one projectile.
While officers were on the scene, an individual walked in to the Rock Falls Police Department to report they had been shot.
An ambulance was dispatched and the individual was transported to the hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury. An investigation is ongoing.
Anyone having information about this incident is asked to contact the Rock Falls Police Department at 815-622-1140 or Whiteside County Crime Stoppers at 815-625-STOP