Rockford Scanner™: Police Use Taser & Police K-9 Bites Suspect in Boone County



Sources reporting several officers and a police k-9 biting a suspect and using their taser on a suspect in Boone County.

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Rockford Scanner™: Anther Residence Struck Several Times By Gunfire in Rockford, Police Investigating



Date: 09/28/2018 10:32 pm
Location: 3100 GREENDALE DRIVE

On 9/28/2018 at around 10:30 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the 3100 block of Greendale Drive, for reports of gunshots being fired in the area. Upon arrival officers spoke with two residents of a home in the area, who reported hearing several gunshots being fired as their home was struck by bullets.

Numerous shell casings were found in the street in front of the house and the residence was struck multiple times by the gunfire. Witnesses reported that a gray sedan was seen in the area during the time of the gunfire. No injuries were reported during this incident.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department.



Rockford Scanner™: Building Struck By Gunfire in Rockford, Police Investigating




Aggravated Discharge of Firearm
Date: 09/28/2018 3:45 pm
Location: 12th St & 5th Ave

On September 28, 2018 around 3:45 pm Rockford Police Officers responded to the area of 12th St and 5th Ave for calls for shots fired. Officers located a building struck by gunfire in the 1600 block of 5th Ave. No injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.



Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery To Delivery Driver, Victim Struggles With Suspect

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On Thursday September 27th, 2018 at 8:24 pm Rockford Officers were dispatched to the area of 1100 21st Ave. reference an attempted armed robbery to a pizza delivery driver.

Officers learned the victim was in the area to deliver a pizza when approached by 3 subjects. One of the subjects was armed with a knife and demanded the pizza.  A struggle ensued and the suspects fled the scene.

No injuries were reported.

Suspects were described 3 black males, approximately 5′ 5″, 150 lbs.

The suspects fled west bound on foot.

This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Area Crimestoppers at (815) 963-7867.