Rockford Scanner™: Chance Of Rain This Evening


Rain will spread across most of northern Illinois through the early evening hours and then into northwest Indiana late this evening. Moderate rain may fall at times reducing visibility. Rain will continue on and off into the early overnight hours before ending. Total rain amounts of between a tenth and a quarter of an inch are expected with the highest amounts along the Interstate 80 and Interstate 55 corridors.



Rockford Scanner™: Two People Just Shot in Rockford

UPDATE:  Police have arrested this man in connection to the double shooting. The suspects abandoned their vehicle near 11th st and 7th ave (The 2nd scene listed below) and police located the alleged suspects nearby. Police arrested 2 people, but have only released information on this one.

Sources reporting two people that were just shot in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: Teen Arrested For Drinking Alcohol, After An Auto Accident


On October 14, 2018 at 4:20 am the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office and the Rochelle ambulance responded to a single vehicle accident with injuries in front of 6377 S. Brooklyn rd.

The driver of the vehicle Jared A. Scarbrough, age 18, of Creston was treated and released at the scene.

After a further investigation Scarbrough was arrested for Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol as a minor and Failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Scarbrough was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was given an I-bond and a November court date.