Rockford Scanner™: Possible Fatal Stabbing in Rockford, Still Developing




UPDATE: Our sources are reporting this is the alleged suspect in the stabbing.

Alleged Suspect: 18-year-old Carlos Hardt
He is charged with aggravated battery and has no bond. His next court date is today at 1:30 pm


RPD says:

  • Location: 935 N. Main St #404 Rockford, IL

On Monday 10/22/2018 at 9:18 pm, Rockford Police responded to 935 N. Main St #404 in reference to an aggravated battery involving a knife.  It was learned that the tenant was inside of his apartment with a male acquaintance.  An argument ensued and a knife was involved.  The tenant was transported to a local hospital.  The male acquaintance was located and interviewed.  This is an on-going investigation.


UPDATE: Possible stabbing suspect caught, video and details at http://rockfordscanner.com/2018/10/22/rockford-scanner-one-person-taken-into-custody-possible-stabbing-suspect/

The victim had an argument with the suspect .During the argument, a knife  was pulled and the victim was stabbed in the chest.

Police located the alleged suspect (Possibly the man in the link above, but not confirmed) and has interviewed the man. No charges have been filed as of yet. RPD are investigating.

No update on the victims condition.


Sources reporting a stabbing in Rockford.

Around 9:30 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were on scene of a stabbing in Rockford.

It happened in the 900 block of N Main.

Reports of a person that was stabbed in the chest.

The injuries are life threatening, and witnesses are reporting they are doing CPR on the victim.

Male about 37 years old, single stab wound to the chest

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

Still developing