Rockford Scanner™: Man Possibly Electrocuted at a Rockford Construction Site, CPR Performed

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Sources reporting a man was possibly electrocuted at a Rockford constuction site early this morning.

It happened in the area on S Main and Cedar, the construction area.

A man was reported to have been electrocuted.

CPR was in progress (Unknown if the man survived)

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Currently Searching For A Missing Child, Still Developing



UPDATE:   Family is reporting the boy was located safely.

The family said: “My son has been found thank the lord and the Rockford police officers. He was put on the wrong bus shame on 205 he is only 5 and just drop him off no one was there thanks to my good neighbors”


Sources are reporting the Rockford Police are currently searching for a missing child from Haskel School

The child is described as a black male, 4 foot, 80 lbs, wearing a blue shirt, blue pants, and blue shoes. Last seen wearing a Nike backpack.

No photo available at the time of posting this. Still developing

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sighting Of A Stolen Van, Driver Armed With Gun. Police Don’t Chase

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Sighting of a stolen vehicle in Rockford.

Police did not chase the vehicle.

The vehicle was reported stolen. Police saw the vehicle at the Mcdonalds in the 40 block of S Perryville around 3:40 pm

White 2000 express van with blue spray paint on it, plate number of 1768197

Driver is armed with a gun.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Dies In Cherry Valley, After Wheelchair Stuck In Water

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A 25-year-old man from Rockford was traveling on the Cherry Valley Path near Cherry Valley Woods Dr. in Cherry Valley. Police were called to the area around 6:30 Thursday night when his motorized wheelchair got caught in water.

Part of the path goes under Interstate 39, the man was traveling under I-39 when he ran into some standing, runoff water and got stuck in the water.

Winnebago County Coroner Bill Hintz says he could not get himself free from the water/wheelchair due to being strapped into his motorized wheelchair.

He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

An autopsy will be released later today.

His name has not been released. but police are asking for your help in the investigation.

If you saw a 25-year-old Hispanic man in a motorized wheelchair in the neighborhoods around Harrison Avenue and Mulford Road, you’re asked to call the Cherry Valley Police Department at 815-332-3432 or 815-282-2600. Or, Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Teen Girl Missing, Need Your Help Locating Her



 

Have you seen her?    

Missing:  Desare Miller is  14 years old

Please call the police if you have seen her.
Detective # is 815-319-6414

Missing from the Winnebago County area.  Last seen near the Harlem freshman campus on Tuesday around 3:45 pm

 








Rockford Scanner™: Violent Crime Call Recap, Another Violent Last Few Days In Rockford & Winnebago County

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Editors Note: We are now including the medical assists and information for police calls. Local police have been coding violent crimes, under these codes. Example: Rockford’s last few murders have been coded medical assists.


 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Robbed in Rockford, RPD Silent In Call Log



 

Source  sent us the following:

“There was a robbery downtown this morning about 5 a.m. my friend was walking to the bus stop to catch the bus to go to work

He was jumped by two black men with hoodies on ans armed with  a gun

They robbed him. The guy said please don’t shoot me just take the money , which was about $80

Apparently after he had paid his bills that he had saved for his groceries

Luckily he had his phone in his pocket and they didn’t check that!!

He said he called the police and they said there’s nothing they could do about it but take a report!

Nobody should have to go through this trying to go to work…

This is the second one I know of now that has been robbed the other one was slashed remember?

This happened on 2nd Street one block from Walnut Street around 5am

Please post this information to warn people!! Thanks”

Editors note: RPD is silent on this and did not even log it in their call log

 








Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident In Rockford, Multiple Victims



 

Just before 2 am this morning,  several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident in Rockford.

It happened in the area of Morgan street and Sanford

Multiple injuries were reported and 3 ambulances were dispatched.

Extrication was needed to cut at least one person out of the vehicle.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.