Police say they were called to the area of Walbrun Street and Sixth Street around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. They explain they heard what they believed to be multiple gun shots coming from the 600 Block of Tayco Street. They report it was a woman firing a shotgun through the roof of her garage.
Police say they don’t know why the woman was firing the gun.
She was taken into custody. Charges are referred to the Winnebago County District Attorney’s Office for Recklessly Endangering Safety and Endangering Safety by Use of a Dangerous Weapon while under the Influence of an Intoxicant.