Sources are reporting several emergency personnel in the area of 10th St. and 20th Ave. on Rockford’s East-side around 2 am.
Rockford police confirmed an aggravated battery at this location around 2 AM.
We been told this incident involves a police officer, but the police will not yet confirm this at this time.
It is not yet known if these two incidents are related but the Rockford police confirmed there was a traffic stop at the same location just prior to the aggravated battery.
All we can confirm is there is a scene near this location in at least one person was injured and needed medical treatment. And the Rockford Police Department confirm there was a traffic stop and an aggravated battery at the same location. Press enter no other details are available at this time
Update: At 5 am, the RPD is reporting a resisting and obstructing a peace officer at this location. Unknown if it is related.
Several Sources Reporting A Police Chase, With Possible Shots Fired
UPDATE: Parents of a missing teen contacted us earlier in reference to making a post to help locate their son. Rockford Scanner was awaiting to hear back from the Rockford Police Department on the case, before we posted it. During that time, that missing teen came home and stole weapons and cash from the residence. Later on, the parents of the teen saw him and called the police. The police chased the suspect and later caught him in the area of the Rockford Airport.
Several sources have said they heard what sounded like shots fired during the chase. But we can not confirm this.
Details are minimal right now due to the encryption. We are getting reports of a high speed police chase on the East side. Reports of a vehicle fleeing from police in the area between 20th ave, 11th st, over to Kishwaukee and out by the airport. All over this area.
Numerous police officers are reported to be chasing this vehicle.
Unconfirmed reports are reporting shots have been fired during this police chase, but we can not yet confirm this due to the police encryption.