Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Business Robbed At gunpoint





 

On Thursday August 22nd, 2019 at 9:05 pm Rockford Police Officers responded to the Family Dollar store at 3124 N. Rockton to investigate an Armed Robbery that had just occurred.

Officers spoke with employees and witnesses who advised 3 black male suspects had entered the store and demanded money.

2 of the 3 suspects were armed. The employees and witnesses advised all three suspects were masked. The suspects left the store with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the area on foot.

No employees or witnesses were injured.

This is an ongoing investigation. If you have any information please call the Rockford Police or Rockford Area Crimestoppers.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Bank Robbery, Still Developing




 

Sources are reporting a bank robbery.

It happened at the First National Bank near 1725 S State in Belvidere around 1 pm. 

Suspect fled in a Black SUV

Suspect is described as a dark skinned male, Thin build, 6’0, dark clothing.

Unconfirmed reports are saying there is a suspicious package inside the bank, and it was evacuated.  A perimeter was setup.  Rockford Bomb Squad is en route along with the Hazmat. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Victim Severely Injured, Possibly During A Home Invasion




Sources are reporting a stabbing in Rockford. 

It happened in the 1000 block 12th. 

One person was stabbed and severely injured according to sources. We have been told this was during a home invasion. But again, police have yet to confirm anything or release any information.  

Suspect is a black male, 6’0, 150 lbs, wearing a black jacket. He was last seen westbound in the alley. 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Stabbing Victim In Rockford, Possibly Stabbed While Being Robbed




Sources are reporting a stabbing in Rockford.

It happened just before 6 pm tonight neat 11th st and Wills.

There is reported to be one victim that was stabbed.

We been told the injuries might be life threatening, but officials have yet to confirm this or release any information on the incident.

We have been told the victim was stabbed while being robbed. And again, police are encrypted and have not confirmed this or released any information.

We have been told the alleged suspect is a black male wearing dark clothing. Again, officials have yet to confirm this.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Victim beaten During A Robbery in Rockford




 

Sources are reporting a victim was beaten during a robbery in Rockford around 8:30 pm on the East side.

It happened in the area of 23rd ave and 15th on the East side. Reports of the suspects beating the victim during the robbery. 

No other information at this time.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Scene In Loves Park, Possible Robbery




A source from the business has contacted RS and told us that no employees were at the business. The scene was reportedly next door.

Sources are reporting a scene in Loves Park that has numerous emergency personnel on scene.

It happened around 9:45 pm tonight at the Advanced Auto on N Second st.  That is near N Second and Clifford. 

We have been told numerous emergency personnel are on scene and it appears that the business may have been robbed. Medical was called for an employee at the business, but unknown why. 

But as you know the police encrypted and have not confirmed anything and have not released any information on the incident. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Police are investigating several “In Progress” calls in Winnebago County




Police are investigating several “In Progress” calls in Winnebago County. 

In the past police have labeled the following crimes under “In Progress”: Murders, Shootings, Stabbings, Robberies, Home Invasions, Death Investigations, Etc… 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Couple Of Armed Robberies, Police Investigating




 

Police are investigating a couple of armed robberies that happened recently.  

  • 3500 block of Elm st
  • 600 block of Score st
  • 10th st and 16th ave

No suspect information.   We have been told there were injuries at least one of these scenes. But police have yet to confirm this. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Using A Stolen Jeep To Commit Crimes In Machesney Park




Sources are reporting suspects are using a stolen vehicle to commit crimes in the Machesney park area.

The most recent happened in the 8200 block of N Second st.

The stolen vehicle is a Black Jeep with a plate of AZ40350. Last seen westbound on Gilbert. 

 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Carjacking In Rockford, Suspects Dragged The Victim With The Vehicle




 

Sources are reporting a carjacking in Rockford that happened around 3 pm today. It happened near the Steak n Shake on E State st. 

The suspects dragged the victim with the vehicle.
The victim is injured.

The suspects are 2 black females.

The vehicle is reported to be Silver in color that may have been recovered a short time after it happened near Bell School and Walton. But not yet confirmed.

This is still developing.