It happened around 12:30 pm today near Ridge and Burton in Rockford.
An auto accident happened near this location. Injuries were being reported. Extrication was being requested. Also a water hydrant was hit and water is spewing all over the area. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Sources reporting an attempted kidnapping near Jefferson and Oakley in Rockford. It happened around 5:30 pm
Details are minimal, due to the police encryption.
Safe to assume the suspect got away and still roaming the streets of Rockford. RPD has yet to release information.
After posting this, we got reports from sources of another attempted kidnapping incident that happened in Rockford, on Thursday. It happened near Welsh elementary. Unknown if these incidents are related.
*UPDATE: Sources reporting the incident happened near N Church and Burton and the suspect from this incident is described a man with purple hair in a red vehicle
Rockford Police has yet to release information on this incident as well.