Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery in Rockford, Victim possibly Injured

Sources are reporting a robbery in Rockford.

It happened this afternoon around 2:30 pm in the area of W State and Day ave.

Reports of suspects beat a victim near this location, then robbed the victim then fled the scene. Sources said that the suspect was a black male wearing a dark hoodie and fled in a dark colored vehicle.

Unknown on the victims condition.

RPD has yet to release any information on the incident, at the time of writing this.


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Rockford Scanner™: One Person Shot on The West Side, Possibly Shot In Chest

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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.

RS source

Update: Three suspects  forced the victim to the ground and beat him, then shot the victim. 42-year-old  victim has life threatening injuries. Suspects fled in a Gold colored SUV.  Suspects also took the victim’s car, which is described as a Gold colored Sedan.
Video from the scene is below

Sources are reporting another person was just shot in Rockford.

This shooting victim is on the west side.

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Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting Another Violent Night In The City, 2 Possible Shooting Scenes

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Another violent night in the city.

Sources reporting what appears to be a shooting scene near the area of Rockton and Auburn st overnight.

Also sources reporting what appeared to be another shooting scene in the 700 block of N Day

Also an overdose at the Walgreens on Charles st

Not to sound like a broken record, but unknown due to the encryption.


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Rockford Scanner wants to thank all our Veterans who has served and are currently serving.

My cousin is serving on the USS Nimitz.  Shout out to my cousin Robert! My aunt served at Ft Bragg for many years.  Both my grandpa’s served in the military.  And I know many friends who served and are currently serving. Sending a shout out to all of them!

Also sending a shout out to ALL the veterans who served or are currently serving!  THANK YOU!

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Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Shoot A House In Rockford, Police Investigating

On 9/22/17 at around 8:35 P.M. Rockford Police responded to the 1000 block of N. Day Ave in reference to an aggravated discharge of a firearm investigation.

Officers located one house struck by gunfire.  No one was struck and no injuries were reported from this incident.

This is an on going investigation.  Anyone with information is urged to call the Rockford Police.



Rockford Scanner™: Auto Accident in Rockford, Citizens Want A Stop Sign At The Intersection



Sources reporting another accident.

This was a hit and run accident, unknown on suspect information due to the encryption.

Source said:
“Please help me get a stop sign on N Day Ave at the intersection on Arthur and N Day. This is another accident from this intersection.

We argued for a stop sign and the changed the Yield sign on Arthur to a stop sign.”


Rockford Scanner™: Possible Fire At A Local Spa, Several Emergency Personnel En Route




Around 7:20 pm tonight sources were reporting a possible fire at a local spa business. 

Reports of smoke seen and a fire alarm has been activated. 

It happened at Weiss Morris Dayspa at 6555 Lexus Drive in Rockford.  

Several units are en route. Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating Another Armed Robbery

Shortly after 11 p.m., Rockford Police officers were called to the Dominos in the 2900 block of N. Main Street for a female driver who’d been beaten and robbed. The victim was making a delivery in the 500 block of N. Day Avenue. One suspect met the driver and led her to a different house where another male suspect opened the door and punched her in the face. The victim’s phone, cash, and pizzas were taken. She was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. One suspect is described as a white male, approximately 20 years old, wearing all dark clothing and a dark hooded sweatshirt with the hood pulled up. The other suspect is described as a black male with a thin build, 5’6, approximately 20 years old, short afro, wearing all dark clothing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.


Sources reporting an armed robbery in Rockford. 

It happened around 11 pm in the 500 block of N Day. 

Unconfirmed reports are saying the suspects may have hit the victim during the robbery. 

RPD is investigating. 



Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Crash While Fleeing From A Robbery, In Rockford


Around 11 am this morning several officers were on scene of a home invasion/burglary that happened in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of N Day on Rockford’s West side. 

Sources said a witness called police when they saw people robbing a house. 

The suspects crashed while fleeing. Two suspects were caught.  Another two fled the scene and still are on the loose. No suspect information, due to the encryption. 

They had a police perimeter setup and police K-9 dogs trying to track the suspects.