Rockford Scanner™: Serious Motorcycle Accident in Machesney Park

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Several sources were reporting a serious motorcycle accident in Machesney Park. 

It happened around 9 pm on N Second st near Superior. That is just south of Harlem rd. 

Injuries were being reported. Sources are reporting the injuries might be serious. 

Police have the roadway blocked off, while they investigate this accident. 

Avoid the area or expect delays

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Officer Hurt During An Arrest in Machesney Park

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On Friday July 6th, 2018, at 1:16 pm, Winnebago County Sheriff’s deputies assigned to the Village of Machesney Park, Il. Responded to the Target Store located at 9833 N Alpine Rd, in Machesney Park.

A call was received in regards to a Retail Theft in Progress from the store. A suspect description was broadcast to responding deputies. The initial responding Deputy located the suspect matching the description in the parking lot of the business and attempted to detain the suspect for further investigation.

The suspect resisted the deputy, broke free and began running through the parking lot to a vehicle in the lot. The suspect got into a vehicle and was actively fighting with the initial Deputy and responding back up Officer who had arrived to assist.

Officer deployed a Taser on the suspect but he continued to struggle with Deputies attempting remove the wire from the Taser. The suspect was able to start the vehicle at which time it began moving forward. Deputies continued struggling with the suspect and were eventually able to remove him from the vehicle to the ground.
The suspect was eventually taken into custody after a prolonged struggle.

The initial responding Deputy was transported to a local hospital by ambulance for treatment of injuries sustained in the arrest and was treated and released; the second Deputy was treated at a local clinic for injuries and released.

The suspect was transported via ambulance to a local hospital for injuries he received while fighting with Deputies and released from the hospital after treatment and lodged in the Winnebago County Jail.

The suspect was identified as Evan M. Christo M/H 21 years of age. Christo listed a home address in Rockford, Il.

Evan M Christo has been charged with:

Retail Theft

Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer

Possession of a Hypodermic Needle

Resisting Arrest

(No Bond)

The charges against Christo are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law,

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Small Child Hanging Off The Side Of A Silo

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Around 7 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a rescue call in Boone County. 

It happened on Woodstock rd. 

A small child approx. 6 years old that has autism has climbed up the side of a silo and is now hanging off the side of it. 

The child is about 30 feet up in the air. 

Several units are en route. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Dead Body Found In Rockford, Still Developing



 

 

 

Sources are reporting a dead body has been found in Rockford. 

RPD are encrypted, and have yet to release information. 

Sources are reporting a female was found dead inside a vehicle today in the 700 block of Furman. 

It is not yet known how the victim passed away. 

Still developing. Check back later for updates. 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Several Police Officers At A Scene By A Local Walmart




Sources are reporting a very large police presence at a scene near Walmart on Northridge.   It happened around 1 pm.

Several police officers have a vehicle surrounded on the road in front of the Walmart by the Dairy Queen.

At least one man was in handcuffs, according to the sources.

At the time of writing this, it is not yet known what happened. Due to the police encryption. Once we find out more information, we will update this. Check back later for updates.









Rockford Scanner™: Man Arrested For Agg. Criminal Sexual Abuse Against Two Minors



On 7/5/18 at 10:30 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Brent T. Bauer, age 49 of Oregon, for two counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, Class 2 felonies.

The arrest stems from an investigation that began in June in which Bauer is alleged to have had sexual contact with two minors in rural Forreston.

Bauer appeared in court on 7/6/18 and he was given a $3,000 recognizance bond.








Rockford Scanner™: Shooting in Beloit, Alleged Suspect Arrested

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A 28-year-old Beloit man is in stable condition at a local hospital after he was shot in the shoulder during a disturbance in the 1100 block of Grand Avenue at 4:01 a.m. Saturday, July 7.

The victim was transported to Mercy Hospital in Janesville after a witness called 911.

Beloit police officers set up a perimeter and cleared the home in the 1100 block of Grand Avenue. Additional information indicated that the suspect might be in the 200 block of Moore Avenue.

The suspect, Christopher A. Barker, 24, of Beloit, was arrested without incident in the 200 block of Moore Avenue for attempted homicide and for a substantial battery warrant out of Milwaukee County.

Barker and the victim were prior acquaintances; there is no danger to the community from this incident.

The Beloit Police Department will not release the victim’s name or any more information today. No one is available for media interviews this weekend.

The Beloit Police Department appreciates the help of officers from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Beloit Police, Janesville Police, South Beloit Police Department and the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department in this incident

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Man Shot In Rockford & Passed Away



Details are minimal because RPD are encrypted and have yet to release information. 

UPDATE: Confirmed fatal shooting.
The man approx. 37 years old, has died. 


Several sources are reporting a fatal shooting in Rockford over night. 

The shooting happened on Harlem.  The male shooting victim was reported to have been shot in the head and was laying in the driveway. 

The victim is reported to be around 37 years old. 

Suspects are in a Red Suburban, last seen towards the Auburn st bridge.