Rockford Scanner™: 2 Scenes: Possible Multiple Shooting Victims


Sources are reporting 2 scenes:
Several sources are reporting 2 scenes on the East side. 

  • Multiple gunshots were fired in the area of 11th st and Harrison ave area.  We have been told there is at least one shooting victim, possibly multiple victims. We have been told the alleged suspect is a black male wearing dark clothing, in a dark colored vehicle.
  • Several emergency personnel at the apartments on Harrison near the Fas Fuel.

Unknown if these 2 scenes are related.

Police have not released any information or confirmed anything.



Rockford Scanner™: Several Fires in Rockford Overnight, Possible Serial Arsonist

Sources told us there were 3 different fires all that happened within a short period of time of each other on the East side overnight last night.

All 3 incidents are believed to be arson, and are under investigation.

Sources said they think the fires are possibly related.  And that there is possibly a serial arsonist once again on the loose in the Rockford area.

Officials have yet to confirm this.

  1. Vehicle on fire in the alley near Kishwaukee and 20th (Video on top)
  2. Trailer on fire on Bildahl (Photo below)
  3. Vehicle on fire in the alley near 7th st


Rockford Scanner™: Structure Fire With Injuries in Rockford

Sources are reporting a fire with injuries in Rockford. 

It happened around 4:40 am near 20th ave and Parmele.

Reports of a structure fire and injuries were being reported.

No other information at this time.


Most the photos are by George Bower (1 photo by RFD)




Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Arrested For Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking in Rockford



On Sunday, March 17, 2019 at approximately 3:00 p.m., Winnebago County Deputies were dispatched to the Mobil gas station located at 4962 20th Street in Rockford for a report of an Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking.

The victim reported that he was just robbed in the parking lot of the Mobil by one male suspect who was armed with a handgun. The victim’s vehicle was taken by the suspect and the suspect fled the scene. The stolen vehicle was recovered later in the day by Winnebago County Deputies.

This investigation was taken over by the Winnebago County Detective Bureau. As a result of the investigation a suspect was identified. This investigation was reviewed by the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office and an arrest warrant was issued for:

~Javari L. Conley 12/26/1994 of Rockford
-Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking

Javari Conley is currently in custody at the Winnebago County Jail. On May 13, 2019 Javari Conley was charged with the murder of Jaime Gonzalez which occurred on March 7, 2019 at 4800 Linden Road.

The charges against Javari Conley are merely accusations and they are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple injuries reported at a rollover accident on the east side


Sources are reporting a very bad accident on Rockford Eastside.

It happened in the area of Broadway and 20th.

There is an automobile accident near this intersection and multiple injuries are being reported.  At least four ambulances were on scene.

Reports are saying the vehicle rolled over and was on fire briefly and possible extrication was needed.  But then everybody was able to escape the vehicle.

It is not yet known on the extent of the injuries at this time.

The cause of the accident is under investigation

Source sent us these photos of the aftermath of the accident.


Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Hit by A Vehicle In Rockford


Sources are reporting a pedestrian has been hit by a vehicle in Rockford. 

It happened around 2:45 pm today in the area of Harrison ave and 20th.

A black male was laying on the ground after being hit by a vehicle. The vehicle stopped at the scene along with another vehicle that helped to assist.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries.



Rockford Scanner™: Another Major Scene On The East Side, Possible Shooting

UPDATE: Several of you are asking us about the scene on 20th. We tried contacting the RPD for info.

RPD is denying the scene, saying there is no scene there. So unfortunately we will not have any info for you on this scene, sorry.

Sources are reporting a major scene on the East side.
It happened near 20th st and 23rd ave. 

Numerous police are on scene and the police crime scene tape is up.

We have been told this is another shooting.
But police have yet to release any information on this scene.

You want to avoid the area for several hours. We will try posting updates, if they become available.



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With injuries On The East Side

Sources are reporting an accident with injuries on the East Side.

It happened around 4 pm near Blackhawk and 20th st.

Injuries were being reported. it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.


Race with me at IRACING. Click the banner!


Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery In Rockford, possible Injuries

Sources are reporting an armed robbery in Rockford.

It happened near the corner of Broadway and 20th st in Rockford around 2:45 pm Tuesday afternoon.

We been told the suspects beat the victim up pretty bad, but that is not confirmed.

Rockford Police have yet to release any information on this incident at the time of writing this.


Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Scene On The East Side, Several Emergency Personnel On Scene

Update #2 from the RPD: On April 29, 2019 around 12:30 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of 2200 7th Ave. for several reports of gunfire. Upon arrival, officers stopped several people in an effort to locate any suspects and/or victims. None of these people were determined to be suspects or victims. Officers located spent bullet casings in the 2200 block of 7th Avenue. Witnesses said two black males were observed shooting at a black car as the car was traveling in the 2200 block of 7th Avenue. No suspects or victims have been identified at this time. This investigation is still ongoing

UPDATE FROM THE RPD: Shots fired at approximately 12:30 pm in the area of 18th St. and 7th Ave. No one hurt. No one in custody.

Sources are reporting a shooting incident on the East side.

It happened around 1 pm today.  Multiple gunshots rang out near 7th ave and 18th st.    We can confirm shots were fired and RPD is investigating.

No suspect information at this time.

Jayme Miranda sent us this video