Sources are reporting a scene at a local motel last night around 10:30 pm in the 7600 block of Colosseum in Rockford.
Sources said the local police got a tip on a wanted suspect that was staying at the motel.
Police conducted an investigation and found the wanted man.
Police arrested a man named Sam Giacalone.
He was booked in the jail around 12:30 am on several charges that include: Aggravated Battery, Domestic Battery, Violation of Bail Bond, violation of a no stalking order, etc… He is being held in the jail on a no bond.
24 year old man has died. A 26 year old female was also shot.
Suspects fled in a Gold Ford Explorer vehicle with shattered windows. Last seen southbound. We were told after we posted this, a RS fan saw the vehicle and called police and the police were able to recover the vehicle. Unknown if the suspects are in custody. RPD has yet to release any information on this shooting.
Sources are reporting a shooting victim on Rockford Eastside.
It happened around 1:20 AM this morning near the 3300 block of California Road. That is near Ohio Parkway and Broadway.
Sources are reporting at least one shooting victim near this location. Several gunshots were heard. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at this time. No suspect information. This is still developing.
WANTED: Mykel Curry faces charges following a shooting on 27th Street yesterday. He remains at large
Sources are reporting a shooting victim on the East side.
Reports of one confirmed, possibly more shooting victims on the East side.
It happened in the area of Charles and 27th, near East High School.
Reports of several gunshots were fired and at least one victim has been shot.
Unknown on the victims condition at this time.
No suspect information. Still developing
UPDATE: Reports of a vehicle pulling up and firing. 2 People were witnessed limping away from the scene, one was confirmed shot in the leg. . A neighbor defended himself and fired back at the suspects. One confirmed victim so far, possibly more victims. It happened in the area of 27th and Harney. RPD has yet to release any info.
Update from the RPD: RPD Detectives are investigating a shooting in the 400 block of 27th St. that occurred shortly after 2:30 this afternoon. A 23-year-old male suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg. No one is in custody at this time. More info to follow when available
Reports of a possible shooting victim on 4th ave in Rockford around 10:30 pm. Several officers and other emergency personnel are on scene and witnesses said a person was transported on a stretcher to the ambulance.