On 6/23/2019 through 7/9/2019 Deputies of The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department Machesney Park Division responded to various reports of car burglaries.
The burglaries took place in several subdivisions in Machesney Park. In at least one burglary, a firearm was stolen from a vehicle. The community was able to provide information to the Deputies about a possible suspect.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department Detective Bureau took over this investigation. Three suspects were developed during this investigation.
The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office authorized charges for the following people:
-Ruben J. Ramirez 10/28/1999 of Rockford
-Donovan J. Ramirez 5/23/1998 of Rockford
-Possession of a stolen firearm
-Celestino M. Rocha 6/26/1997 of Rockford
All three suspects are currently in the custody of the Winnebago County Jail.
The charges against these suspects are merely accusations and they are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.