Around 7:19 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to an address on Broadway. Sounds like the 1000 block of Broadway, but not confirmed yet. At Off The Top Barber Shop
Scanner traffic is minimal only saying there is a stabbing victim near this location. The victim is at a barber shop. The victim has been stabbed in the stomach area. He has lost consciousness
UPDATE: The victim has been stabbed many times in the chest and stomach area. The vitals on the victim are very weak. They have called everyone available at the ER to be ready. The victim was transported to a local ER. The victim is a male around 40 years old. The injuries are life threatening.
Sounds like the stabbing happened at a different location, and the victim walked into the barber shop, to seek help.
No suspect information, due to RPD being encrypted……..
Rockford police are encrypted, so no information from them
On Saturday, December 03, 2016 around 1915 hours Rockford Police Officers responded to Off the Top Barber Shop at 1024 Broadway in reference to a stabbing victim. Upon arrival officers located a 48 year old black male suffering from multiple stab wounds. Rockford Fire arrived and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment.
During the course of the investigation officers learned the stabbing occurred in an alley to the south of Broadway and 9th St. At the time of this posting the victim was in serious condition. No suspect information is available at this time.
Yesterday was a pretty violent day in the Rockford area.
Below is a recap of some of the violence:
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Around 4:20 pm today the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the 1300 block of Broadway. Scanner traffic is saying there was a robbery and two people were pistol whipped. No other information at this time.
Update from Rockford Police
On Tuesday November 8, 2016 shortly after 4:15 p.m. patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to LC Auto Sales, 1334 Broadway, in reference to an Armed Robbery. When they arrived officers learned that two armed suspects entered the business and demanded money from employees. During the incident one of the suspects struck a male employee on the back of the head with an unknown type handgun. The employee was later transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The suspects fled the business after obtaining an undisclosed amount of currency.
Based on information available at this time the following description of the suspects was developed:
Suspect #1: Black Male 18-25 years old 5’9 tall with a medium build
Black Hooded Sweatshirt / Black Pants / Unknown Handgun
Suspect #2: Black Male 18-25 years old 5’9 tall with a medium build
Gray Hooded Sweatshirt / Black Pants / Unknown Handgun
Detectives from the Rockford Police Department are conducting a follow-up investigation
into the incident. Anyone with information regarding this Armed Robbery is asked to
contact the Rockford Police Department Investigations Bureau (779/500-6551) or Crime
Surveillance photos of the suspects attached.
Around 1:30 AM. Several fans had contacted us and said they heard multiple gunshots on Rockford Eastside. Most of the fans were in the area of Charles st and Gardiner, also in the areas of Broadway and 21st, also 23rd and 17th, and 22nd and 13th. Rockford Police Department are encrypted so no suspect information is available. Unknown on injuries at this time. No other information is available.
Since we posted this, another RS fan said “my neighbors were outside arguing and screaming that he’s got a gun then like 30 mins later the cops have 16th Ave blocked off”
Just before 2 AM. The Rockford fire department were dispatched to the area of Broadway and ninth Street. Scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident near this location. At the time a dispatch. Multiple injuries were being reported. At least two ambulances were dispatched to the scene. No other information is available
Around 12:36 AM this morning. The Rockford fire department were dispatched to the area of Broadway and 11th St. Scanner traffic is saying there’s an automobile accident near this location. Injuries are being reported at the time a dispatch. Extraction is being requested . No other information is available. Please avoid this area or expect delays.
UPDATE: A second ambulance has been dispatched to the scene
UPDATE: According to Rockford police, one subject was arrested for DUI. Below is the photo of the alleged suspect via RPD
Rockford Scanner fan reporting an armed robbery on Broadway. Two different armed robberies this afternoon on Broadway.
The first one was in the 1200 block of Broadway. Suspect is described as a White female, wearing a black hooded jacket. Last seen northbound on foot.
The 2nd one is in the 1500 block of Broadway.
Unknown if the 2 robberies are related.
Rockford police are encrypted, so no information from the RPD at this time. Only from RS fan reports
Around 11:32 AM this morning. The Rockford fire department were dispatched to 1710 S. Alpine in reference to an automobile accident. Injuries were being reported at the time the dispatch. . Please avoid the area or expect delays. The cause of the accident is under investigation
Around 7:43 am this morning the RFD were dispatched to the area of Broadway and 9th st. Scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident near this intersection. At the time of dispatch, injuries were being reported. please avoid the area or expect delays
Around 1:19 pm today several emergency personnel were Broadway and 6th. Scanner traffic is saying there is a motorcycle accident near this intersection. Multiple injuries being reported. multiple ambulances are en route. Please avoid the area.