Rockford Scanner™: Victim seriously injured after a loose dog that bit the victim

Sources are reporting a serious dog bite in Rockford.

It happened just before 2 PM today near Longwood.

A person was bitten by a loose dog in the area of Longwood  in Rockford.

The injuries were reported to be serious. It is not yet known if they are life-threatening. The dog was still loose in the area. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital.


Rockford Scanner™: Possible Dog Bite in Rockford

Possible dog bite in the 300 block of Willard Ave in Rockford.  Details are minimal at this time due to due encryption.  From the radio chatter it sounds like the possible dog is a few houses down and might be a “pitbull mix.” Animal Control is en route.