Sources are reporting an officer has been injured in Machesney Park.
There was a double shooting in Machesney Park, so the Loves Park police were assisting the WCSO with their calls, while they were investigating the shooting.
Details on that shooting at http://rockfordscanner.com/2019/10/06/rockford-scanner-shooting-victim-at-a-machesney-park-bar/
Just after 2:30 am this morning the Loves Park Police were assisting the WCSO on a call in the 8100 block of Eddington dr in Machesney Park. It is unknown what the original call was for. The call log shows it as a “Service to other agency”
We have been told that while the Loves Park Police were on this call on Eddington, a subject began to fight with the Loves Park Police officer and injured the officer. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.
Several officers from several jurisdictions were on scene assisting.
No other information is available. If police release any information on this, we will update this.