Police were working a scene near Howard, on Rockford west side. Two suspects attempted to run from police according to witnesses.
An officer told the suspect to not run from him or he was going to use his tazer. The suspects failed to comply to the officers orders and the officer did what he told the suspect he was going to do if he ran. The officer tazed the suspect. The suspect was also fighting with the police officer.
Beloit PD: We are seeking the whereabouts of Jebb B. Sparks Sr., 25, of Beloit, who is a suspect in a substantial battery incident that was reported today in the 1400 block of Madison Road.
Jebb is white, 6 feet tall, 140 pounds, with long, light brown hair, and blue eyes. He was last seen with his mother, Gina L. Sparks, who is white, 5’6”, 125 pounds, with green eyes and red hair. Jebb also is believed to have his 7-month-old child with him.
Jebb was last seen driving a black, four-door Mazda 6 with Wisconsin plate number AEL1029; the car only has back plates. The vehicle has damage on the driver’s door and a window is broken out and may be covered in plastic. The triangle windows on both sides of the rear of the vehicle are also broken.
If you know where Jebb B. Sparks or Gina L. Sparks are located, please contact us at 608-757-2244
Victim beaten during a robbery at a Rockford business.
On Sunday, June 16 just before 8 PM Rockford Police Department responded to the Kentucky fried chicken at 3035 11th St. in reference to a robbery that just happened.
An 18-year-old male victim was beaten by two suspects. The suspects then proceeded to rob the victim of cash and other belongings. The suspects then fled on foot. The victim sustained injuries from the robbery.
Suspects are described as two black males both around 17 years old. One of them is approximately 6 foot one and weighing about 190 pounds, Last seen wearing a red hoodie and black pants.The other had on glasses and is approximately 6 foot two and weighing about 140 pounds, Last seen wearing a black Nike jacket and black pants.