On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, shortly after 11:00 a.m., Rockford Police Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Hilton Avenue in reference to an unknown subject inside a house. Upon arrival, officers learned the male suspect entered the residence while a female victim was downstairs. The victim confronted the suspect, who then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was hurt. The suspect is described as a middle-aged white male, about 5’8”, 140 pounds.
Sources are reporting a scene at the Dollar Tree on E State st
Some have said it was a robbery, others have said it was a burglary.
Several officers were on scene. Crime scene tape was up and the crime scene unit was on the scene. No other information at this time.
Rockford police are asking the public to help identify these suspects
From Haas Towing:
” Friday morning at 1:27 a.m two men on bikes stopped in a parking lot at 2433 20th st and started breaking into cars. We will offer a $500 reward for anyone that can lead us to an arrest of this man. Can you help us spread the word “
On May 12, 2019 at about 6:30 a.m. the Janesville Police Department was dispatched to a burglary that had just occurred at the Odd Fellows Lodge at 20 N. Main St.
A resident living in the building heard the breaking of glass and went outside to investigate. He saw a subject walking down the back staircase of the building carrying a cash register. The resident followed the suspect to a vehicle parked in the parking ramp next door and recognized the suspect as a former Odd Fellows member who was arrested last year for a similar burglary to that same location.
The reporting person gave Rock County Dispatch the suspect’s name and the vehicle description, a silver pickup, as it drove away. The dispatcher checked report records and found a license plate and local address the suspect may be going to. Janesville officers went to an address in the 900 block of Caroline and found the suspect vehicle and its engine was warm. The suspect, Edmund Reetz, c ame outside as requested and was taken into custody. With cooperation from the homeowner, the cash drawer was found in the garage and the cash register was found in the ceiling. Clothing Reetz was wearing matched that on the video of the suspect inside the Odd Fellows and the nearby parking ramp.
Reetz was on bond for a previous burglary to the Odd Fellows that occurred on October 7, 2018 and is a person of interest in a trespass and theft at a residence on Mitchell St. in Janesville.
Arrested: Edmund J. Reetz (38 YOA) of Edgerton
Felony Bail Jumping
Sources are reporting a burglary to a business.
It happened just after 6 am this morning at the Cedar Inn at 4747 IL-26, Freeport, IL.
2 males broke into the business.
Police were able to capture one of the suspects.
The other suspect that got away is only described as a male wearing a dark Gray hoodie, last seen westbound.
Several police are reported to be on scene along with a police K-9.
Carol Cisneros is reporting a home invasion on the East side.
Reports of a victim was home alone doing her homework, when a woman in her bra and underwear committed a home invasion at the residence in the 2600 block of Cannon.
The woman then fled the scene, police located her near 11th st and Harrison.
The victim was transported to a local ER with non life threatening injuries.
The suspect was also transported to a local ER for non life threatening injuries as well.
No other information at this time.
On Monday, April 15, 2019 the Victory Slots located at 314 S. Park Avenue was burglarized at approximately 3:45 am. The suspect entered the building by breaking the door window at the rear and then pried open two gaming machines.
Video surveillance shows a white male, possibly wearing cargo pants, a gray colored sweatshirt with writing on the front of it, a black or dark hooded shirt under the sweatshirt and red shoes.
The subject appeared to be wearing gloves and had a mask over his face. The suspect entered a dark colored sedan that was parked across the street in the Bubbles and Bows parking lot.
If you have any information on this crime please contact the South Beloit Police Department at (815) 389-3491