Rockford Scanner™: Charity Cornhole Tournament, Results Into A Brawl

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. – A fun weekend cornhole tournament turned violent when competitors started throwing punches.

The Douglas County Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual cornhole event Sunday at the Foxhall Resort to raise money for scholarships for deserving students.

Participators and supporters were seen playing the lawn game and enjoying the warm weather before a group of people disagreed about the score.

Moments later, fists started flying and explicit words were exchanged.

It was all caught on camera.

Credit: wsbtv 



Rockford Scanner™: Several Injuries At An Accident Scene, Possible Extrication Needed

Accident With Possible Extrication

Around 3:40 pm tonight emergency personnel were dispatched for an auto accident with injuries and possible extrication needed. It happened near E state st and Alder. Several injuries are being reported. Possible extrication is being requested. At least 2 ambulances have been dispatched to the scene. Avoid the area or expect delays


Rockford Scanner™: Local Police Conduct Another “Human Trafficking” Prostitution Sting


On Thursday, May 10, 2018, District 2 patrol officers and officers from the Rockford Police Department’s S.C.O.P.E. Team conducted an undercover human trafficking operation targeting “Johns”.

ARRESTED: Sanchez, Jose 19 years old, Rockford, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

ARRESTED: Patrici, Ndikumana 48 years old, Rockford, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

ARRESTED: Ndayiragjer, Jiriberi 22 years old, Rockford, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act
Obstructing Identification

ARRESTED: Moore, Peter 20 years old, Loves Park, IL
CHARGES: Solicitation of a Sex Act

The charges against these arrestees are merely accusations and not evidence of their guilt. As with defendants in all criminal cases, they are considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.

Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident With Several Injuries Reported. Avoid The Area


On Friday, May 11, 2018, at approximately 1:00 pm, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Garden Prairie Road north of U.S. Route 20 in Garden Prairie for a two vehicle accident.

Preliminary investigation shows that a vehicle traveling northbound on Garden Prairie Road crossed the centerline striking a vehicle traveling southbound. The driver of the northbound vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the southbound vehicle was transported to St. Anthony’s Hospital with minor injuries.

The accident is still under investigation by the Boone County Sheriff’s Office and the Boone County Coroner’s Office.

The names of the drivers are not being released at this time


Around 1 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious accident. 

It happened in the area of Garden Prairie rd near the Camelot School. 

Multiple injuries are being reported. 

At least one person needs to be cut out of the vehicle. 

Still developing. Avoid the area.