Rockford Scanner™: Caught On Video, Local Police Clear out A Large Crowd At A Gas Station



 

 

 

Around 2 am numerous police officers from the Rockford Police and Winnebago County Sheriff, did some crowd control at a Rockford gas station. 

It happened at the Citgo on Auburn, near the Auburn Manor. 

A large crowd gathered in the parking lot just prior to the police showing up.  

Several police officers swarmed the parking lot and moved everyone along. Some people fled when officers arrived and some officers chased the suspects fleeing. 

No reports of injuries or arrests. 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Victim Shot At A Rockford Bar, Several Emergency Personnel On Scene. Still Developing




 

 

Sources were reporting a shooting at a Rockford bar.

It happened at the Two Wheel Inn, at 4433 Auburn St, around midnight. 

Emergency personnel were responding to an “In Progress” call at the bar. 

A short time later, there was a shooting victim over on N Johnston. 

The shooting victim was at Two Wheel Inn, when they were shot and then ran over to N Johnston to seek medical treatment.  Emergency personnel transported the victim to a nearby hospital. 

No suspect information at this time. 

All information is preliminary. 


While I was on scene, the RPD did detain a black male at the Citgo Gas Station nearby. The police also searched the vehicle. Unknown if it is related to the incident. 

UPDATE from a source: The man detained in the video, is not related to the Two Wheel Inn shooting. But is a person of interest in another incident.

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Two Ambulances Dispatched To An Accident in Rockford, Avoid The Area





 

UPDATE: Source said a vehicle hit at least one motorcyclist, possibly two. Then fled the scene. Police are reported to be searching for the vehicle.

It is not yet known what the vehicle description is. When RPD releases information, we will update this. 

 

Around 2 am this morning, emergency personnel were en route to an accident with injuries in Rockford.

It happened in the area of Auburn and Royal. 

Injuries were being reported. unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Two ambulances have been dispatched to the scene. 

Details are minimal right now.  Avoid the area.