Rockford Scanner®: House Struck by (Gunfire) Numerous Bullets in Rockford






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On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 2217 hours Rockford Police Officers dispatched to the area of  1000 19th St. reference calls of shots fired.

Officers located a residence which had been struck numerous times.

No injuries were reported.

A dark colored 4 door vehicle with tinted windows was seen fleeing the area north bound.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information concerning the incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department Officer-In-Charge (OIC) at 779-500-6498 or Crime Stoppers at 815- 963-STOP (7867).

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting Another Rockford Business Just Robbed






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On Thursday November 15, 2018 at 5:06pm, Rockford Police Officers responded to the Dollar General located at 3214 Auburn St in reference to an armed robbery in progress.  Upon arrival, Officers located the male suspect in the front parking lot and took him into custody without incident.  The suspect was armed with a broken bottle and demanded money from the three female employees.  The suspect did not get any money or property.  No injuries were reported.  This is an on-going investigation.

Note: RPD did not release the name of the suspect yet


Sources are reporting another Rockford business robbed.

This one happened a little bit ago (Approx. 5 PM) at the Dollar General on Auburn st.  Sources are reporting  crime scene tape on the doors and the crime scene unit there.

No suspect information, due to the encryption

Heather Hungate-Brown  said:   “Suspect was caught. He tried robbing the store with a broken bottle.”

RPD confirmed an “In Progress: Person”
In the past the local police have labeled the following types of crimes as this: Shooting, stabbing, robbery, kidnapping, death.







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Rockford Scanner®: Septran Bus Involved In An Accident in Rockford






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Around 3:20 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to an accident with injures with possible extrication needed.

There is an auto accident in the area of Alpine and Newburg.

A Septran bus is involved. There are 3 or 4 students on the bus.

Avoid this area, or expect delays

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: 14 Year Old Charged With Shooting A House in Rockford






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UNLAWFUL USE OF A WEAPON: On Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at approximately 10:15 p.m., officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1000 block of 19th Street in reference to reports of multiple shots being fired and a residence being struck by gunfire.

Upon arrival, officers spoke to the occupants of the home and observed the damage to the property as a result of the gunfire.

During the course of the investigation, officers had contact with a 14-year-old male. The juvenile was found to be in possession of a firearm.

He was taken into custody without incident. The facts of the case were reviewed with the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office and the following charges were authorized:

Juvenile male, 14, Rockford: Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon, Violation of the Firearm Owners Identification Card, Curfew Violation

The 14 year old was lodged in the Juvenile Detention Center. The charges against the juvenile are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Man Wanted For The Murder Of Jennifer Jones






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WANTED FOR MURDER: On Sunday, November 11, 2018, shortly before 1:00 a.m. patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to a shooting incident in the parking lot of the Citgo gas station, 4315 Auburn Street. During the course of the investigation, officers located a 37-year-old female shooting victim, Jennifer Jones, who died as a result of her injuries. A second gunshot victim, a 25-year-old male, was also located and treated at a local hospital.

Detectives and officers of the Rockford Police Department have been conducting an on-going investigation. The facts of the case were reviewed with the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office. A $10 million bond arrest warrant has been issued for 26-year-old Rockford resident Marquell Longs on the below listed charges.

Marquell Longs, 26, Rockford: First Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm, Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon

The charges against Longs are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

Anyone with information on Longs is asked to call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers 815-963-7867.

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Vehicle Crashes Into A Residence & Is On Fire






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UPDATE: The vehicle was fleeing from police. It happened on W Grand. The white G6 was recovered from the scene, but the black male driver with curly hair was still able to elude police on foot and is still loose in the area.


Vehicle crashed into a house and now is on fire.

It happened just before 11 am, near 709 Brooks near Beloit, WI

A vehicle has crashed into a residence and is now on fire.

Unknown on injuries.

Once we get more information and an exact location, we will update this. If you have information,please contact us. Thanks.

Destini Outadisworld Samuel







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