Rockford Scanner™: Several Different Shots Fired Scenes, Police Investigating


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Shots Fired In Rockford

RPD are investigating a weapons violation.

Suspects in a silver vehicle fired off three gunshots on 6th st.

The suspects were last seen northbound, going the wrong way on 6th st.

We have had conflicting reports on injuries, so it is not yet known on injuries.

More Shots Fired Incidents: 

  • 4700 block of 35th
  • 2400 block of Auburn
  • 1400 block of Leman Pl.
  • 3100 block of N Main
  • 200 block of N Central
  • 4100 block of S Hoisington
  • 1600 block of S Bend
  • 4th st and 18th ave




Rockford Scanner™: 7 Men Beat & Rob A Single Victim In Rockford.

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RPD:  Rockford Police say they were on patrol in the 200 block of South 6th Street on Saturday when they found a 25-year-old man lying in the grass, who had been beaten and robbed by a group of seven men.

According to police, around 5 p.m. officers spotted the victim lying in the grass just south of 1st Avenue.

The victim told officers that he had been walking in the 1000 block of 12th Avenue when seven men approached him and demanded his belongings. They then beat and robbed him.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. He is expected to make a full recovery.

Descriptions of the assailants were not given.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900.

Sources; RPD & WTVO 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Pole On The East Side

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Sources reporting a scene on the East side.

It happened on 18th ave between 6th and 7th street

A vehicle crashed into a utility pole near this location.

Someone said there was a police chase in the area, unknown if it is related to this.  Admin Will was on scene and he said it appeared there was no driver on scene that he could tell, so unknown if the driver fled or transported.

No other information, due to the encryption.







Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Vehicle Accident, Including A Septran Bus

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Sources are reporting a multiple vehicle accident in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: Police Reporting Another Shooting Incident in Rockford



 

 

 

Sources are reporting another shooting incident in Rockford. 

Reports of multiple shots in the area of Broadway and 6th st. 

It is not yet clear if there is an actual shooting victim yet. 

But shots were fired in the area. 

No suspect information, due to the encryption. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Police Chasing A Vehicle In Loves Park



 

 

Around 12:20 am this morning, a vehicle fled from police in Loves Park. 

It happened on N Second st in Loves Park

Suspect is a black male driving a Red Ford Minivan that is registered to an address on Independence ave in Rockford. 

That seen southbound on 6th st

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Victim Stabbed in Boone County, Still Developing



 

 

UPDATE:  Belvidere police say there was an argument between two people. One person was stabbed during the argument. Unknown what the argument was about. The injuries are believed to be non life threatening. They said no charges have been filed as of right now, Police are investigating. Suspect is  a black male, 5’9, thin build.

 


Just before 11 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a stabbing in Boone County. 

A subject is at the fire station in belvidere, and needs medical help because he was stabbed. 

353 E 6th st at the fire station. Then were updated with the location of Main and 6th.

No suspect information at this time. 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: House Fire With 2 People Reported To Be Inside



 

Credit: RFD

UPDATE: RFD said the fire is under control and is under investigation.  Initial reports said 2 homeless people were sleeping inside. RFD did not mention this in their release. So we assume those people were able to make it out.  


Just before 4:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling a house fire.

It is reported to be a vacant house, but two people were reported to be sleeping inside the house. 

It happened in the 1100 block of 8th, on Rockford’s East side. 

Unknown on the status of the 2 reported people that were reported to be inside. 

We will post updates as they become available. 








Rockford Scanner™: Police Chase Ends Up In A Serious Accident in Rockford



 

 

 

Sources were reporting a police chase that ended up in a serious accident in Rockford.

It happened last night around midnight in the area of 9th st and 6th ave. 

Unconfirmed reports said a vehicle was fleeing from police when it crashed near this intersection. A vehicle hit a pole and a house.

The driver fled the scene, while the passenger was seriously injured.

Sounds like the chase may have originated near 9th and Wills

No suspect information, due to the encryption. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident With Possible Extrication Needed




 

Around 10:30 pm tonight emergency personnel were responding to a rollover accident with possible extrication needed. It happened in the area of 6th st and 20th ave. 

Reports of a rollover accident near this location. 

Extrication was being requested to cut at least one person out of the vehicle. 

This is still developing, avoid the area.