Rockford Scanner: Possible Murder in Machesney Park

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On May 27, 2020, at approximately 4:10pm, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an apartment complex located in the 1100 block of Minns Drive in Machesney Park.

Detectives are currently on scene conducting a death investigation. The preliminary investigation indicates that there is no threat to the community. The public is encouraged to avoid the area. We will provide an update when we have more information.


Several sources are reporting a possible triple murder in Machesney Park 

Sources said numerous emergency personnel at the apartments on Minns in Machesney Park. 

Reports of at least one person that was killed, possibly 3 victims. 

Police have not released any information. 
If they do we will update this. 

Photos and videos by RS sources.   Keep up the good work sending in your tips and content.

Source sent us this:

Auralia Maria A younger white man came out side of the building, with his hands up on his head pacing around and looked distraught and in shock, he then put a cell phone up to his ears and assuming calling 911 and within 2-3 mins sirens were coming to the building. The man talked to police and then later he took off his light shirt and he then rode in the police vehicle, not cuffed. Assumed to be riding down to the police station to give a statement, and also assumed to have evidence on the light shirt the Caucasian man had on originally before discovering dead bodies. The police of Machesney park, sheriffs, and detectives arrived and roped off the apartment building to the cars in the driveway and this lasted all day long. The corners vehicle drove to the back later to take the bodies away. A red Kia which was parked across the driveway was towed away, along with a red suv with a red cover for a spare tire mount on the back, and then a light colored minivan. Cops just left scene around 10:30pm After the last vehicle was towed away.

” Started around 4:20. Heavy Police presence. 12+ squads and undercover officers and more pulling up. Numerous “important types” walking around with clip boards. They appear to be taking turns entering residence. First responders observed running to scene. Crime scene tape around area and around a red Kia Soul parked across street from area. One individual (19 year old male-no further description) appeared to be taken away in a squad. Unclear if he was being arrested. No sign of medical personal, but officers seen wearing gloves. Observer in area states she heard an officer say a murder was being investigated. ”

Another source is reporting this to be a possible triple homicide.

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Disclaimer: As you know the local police have encrypted, have not released any information, etc…
They rarely ever do release information to the public, since encrypting. So do not expect any updates.

The information that is posted was provided to us via various sources. So we can not guarantee the accuracy of this article.

We can only provide you the information that IS provided to us. If police and/or officials do release information, we will try to update this.
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