Update: It might be related to this ~ http://rockfordscanner.com/2018/04/rockford-scanner-rockford-police-asking-the-public-to-help-locate-an-alleged-dangerous-criminal-that-is-wanted/ but not confirmed.
Several officers and the police SWAT team are at a scene near Brooke rd in Rockford.
RPD are encrypted and have yet to release information.
We will post updates as they become available.
We have been told this is a possible murder suspect the police are searching for, but can not confirm this due to the police encryption.