Rockford Scanner™: Victim Stabbed in Boone County, Still Developing



 

 

UPDATE:  Belvidere police say there was an argument between two people. One person was stabbed during the argument. Unknown what the argument was about. The injuries are believed to be non life threatening. They said no charges have been filed as of right now, Police are investigating. Suspect is  a black male, 5’9, thin build.

 


Just before 11 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a stabbing in Boone County. 

A subject is at the fire station in belvidere, and needs medical help because he was stabbed. 

353 E 6th st at the fire station. Then were updated with the location of Main and 6th.

No suspect information at this time. 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Employee Trapped At A Machesney Park Business. Possible Technical Rescue

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Around 9:15 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding for a possible technical rescue call.

It happened at Midwest Packaging at 9718 Forest Hills Rd in Machesney Park . 

Details are minimal right now. 

An employee is trapped under an object.  

Several units are en route to the scene. 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Hit By A vehicle, Still Developing

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Around 7:35 pm tonight sources were reporting an accident on the East side. 

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle near Charles and 13th. 

Injuries were being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Still developing, avoid the area

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: 2 Arrested For Meth, After A Traffic Stop Near The Belvidere Oasis



 

 

 

On Friday, August 3, 2018, a Boone County Sheriff’s Department K-9 Deputy conducted a traffic stop at the Belvidere Oasis, 2500 Pearl Street, resulting in the arrest of two men on felony drug charges.

Investigators with the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit were called to assist. During the investigation approximately 18 grams of methamphetamine was seized.

Shaun F. Scardina, age 42, of Rockford, Illinois was charged with one (1) count of Unlawful Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine (class X felony), and one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of a Methamphetamine (Class 1 felony). Scardina remains in the custody of the Boone County Jail with no bond.

Joshua D. Hobson, age 31, of Peru, Illinois was charged with one (1) count of Unlawful Possession of a Methamphetamine (Class 1 felony). Hobson remains in the custody of the Boone County Jail with no bond.

The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible. A class X felony is punishable by 6-30 years in the Department of Corrections. A class 1 felony is punishable by 4-15 years in the Department of Corrections.

The Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit encourages anyone having additional information regarding narcotic trafficking or other criminal activity to call the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit at (815)544-2135 or Crimestoppers at (815)547-7867.

Members of the public are reminded that these are only charges and are not proof of the defendant’s guilt. Every defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the State’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Several sources reporting several accidents today

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Several sources reporting several accidents today. 

  • Loomis and Corbin ~ Rollover with injuries
  • 18th Street & 10th Ave ~ Rollover with injuries
  • Mulford and Brynwood ~ Injuries reported
  • Elm st and Church in downtown ~ Injuries reported
  • Logan and Florence (Boone) ~ Injuries reported
  • Riverside and Perryville ~ Injuries reported

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Loves Park, Several Units En Route

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Just before 5 pm today the LPFD and NPFD were toned out to battle a house fire in Loves Park. 

A room inside the house is fully engulfed and is extending to the rest of the house. 

It happened near 2015 Maple ave in Loves Park. 

Still developing

 









Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Vehicles Involved At An Accident Scene in Rockford

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Around 9:40 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to an accident that involves multiple vehicles. 

It happened in the area of Central and Riverside. 

Reports of an accident that involves multiple vehicles near this intersection. 

Injuries were being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries at the time of posting this. 

Avoid the area or expect delays

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Shooting Victim in Byron



On August 3rd, 2018 at about 0140 hours the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to 5482 N. German Church Rd, rural Byron in reference to a report of a male at that location with a gunshot wound. Deputy’s found Chase Cooper (age 19), with a gunshot wound. Cooper was transported by Byron EMS to Mercy Hospital in Rockford with non-life threating injuries. The Ogle County Sheriff’s Office Detectives continue to investigate the incident and confirm the information provided by witnesses. The investigation is ongoing.

 


Several sources are reporting a shooting victim in Byron. 

It happened just before 2 am in the 5400 block of N German Church Rd

Reports of at least one shooting victim near this location. 

No other details were provided.