Many citizens on there are extremely fed up with the sheriff and the leaders for lying to the citizens that have been effected by the flooding, and still are. And have expressed their frustration with the sheriff and the leaderships.
Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross announces that on April 3rd, 2019, Ananias L. Fayne (D.O.B. 3/21/1990) was found guilty of Domestic Battery after a jury trial in front of the Honorable Judge Debra Schafer.
On February 2nd, 2018, Rockford Police responded to the 4200 Block of Allendale Avenue for a possible domestic incident.
Officers located one female victim, who had been injured. The defendant, Ananias Fayne was also located hiding in the basement of the residence.
Through the course of the investigation, Rockford Police determined that an argument between the defendant and victim became physical.
Fayne battered the victim in multiple locations throughout the home before Officers arrived on the scene.
During the trial, prosecutors introduced evidence of prior acts of domestic violence committed by Fayne in 2011 and 2015.
Domestic Battery was charged as a Class 4 Felony which is punishable by a sentence of 1-3 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by two years of Mandatory Supervised Release.
The defendant is eligible for an extended term of 1-6 years in the Department of Corrections because of his prior criminal history.
Fayne is scheduled to be sentenced at 2:30pm on May 16th, 2019, by the Honorable Judge Schafer in Courtroom 467.
All commercial service airports are required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to conduct a full-scale simulated disaster drill every three years.
RFD will be conducting a simulated aircraft disaster drill on Friday, April 26, 2019.
As part of the exercise, we need up to 100 volunteers to be “victims” of the disaster. All volunteers will play a vital role in the drill. We need victims of all ages (juveniles under the age of 16 must have parental consent and be accompanied by an adult).
All approved volunteers must be present at 7:00 a.m. that morning.
The RFD Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Unit, as well as area fire departments, ambulance services, and emergency management agencies will be participating in the drill.
Volunteers will be selected on a first come, first served basis. Individual information needs to be submitted by Friday,. April 12. Individuals will need to submit their full name, date of birth and contact information. A background check is required to gain access to the secure area of the airport. Once selected, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with details as to time, place, and other pertinent details.
If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the following form: