Rockford Scanner™: Elderly Man Sprays Mace At Rockford Restaurant, Small Child Involved




Sources are reporting a scene on the East side.

It happened around 4 pm at the Buffalo Wild Wings on E State st.

An elderly man sprayed mace into a vehicle full of occupants.

A small child was inside the vehicle.

Police were able  to detain at least one person.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: RS Source reporting a suspicious person/incident, Possible robbery in Rockford.




RS Source reporting a suspicious person/incident, possible robbery in Rockford.

Source said: ” Approx. 12:30 pm today, I  saw a short stocky black man walking swiftly through the Swedish American’s Renaissance bdlg parking lot with what appeared to be bank bag. He was dressed in all black including black baseball cap. I believe he left in small maroon SUV. ”

No other information at this time.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: Two More Shooting Incidents in Rockford, police Investigating




Sources are reporting two more shooting incidents in Rockford.

Sources said shots rang out near E State st and Mill around 10:30 pm. We been told a victim arrived at a local ER. (Police have yet to confirm this)

Sources said multiple gunshots rang out near Morgan st and Clover around 12:40 am. We been told there is property damage, and a possible victim.

RPD has yet to release any information on these incidents.

No suspect information





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Rockford Scanner™: Fire At A Rockford Downtown High Rise, Still Developing





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Update: Structure fire at 630 East State Street. One person is being treated and transported with injuries due to smoke inhalation. Sources told us a man fell asleep smoking and lit the couch on fire inside the apartment. (See video below)


Just before 8 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were responding to an apartment fire in a downtown high-rise.

Reports of smoke coming from an apartment on the 9th floor, of the Faust Landmark on E State in downtown Rockford.

The apartment below the occupant is trapped and water is flowing into that apartment. (Possibly from the sprinkler system)

Three ambulances have been dispatched to the scene

Still developing


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Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting over 20 Police Officers With Guns Drawn At A Local Business





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UPDATE: Public records show Stanley Turner, the man who allegedly robbed the Dollar Tree last night and had a several hour standoff, has a long criminal history including 2nd degree murder. Turner pleaded guilty to 2nd Degree Murder in 2014


 

From RPD: On Sunday, shortly after 9 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to Dollar Tree (6340 E. State St.) for a possible robbery in progress. Everyone inside the store made it out, but officers learned the male suspect was still inside with what appeared to be a firearm. Officers are working to make contact with the suspect at this time. The incident is ongoing and more information will be released when possible. Please avoid the area.


RPD, SWAT, RFD and many other officers are on scene. The SWAT team is trying to communicate with someone inside the Dollar Tree.

The business is surrounded by many officers.

Police said there is an armed man inside the business, armed with a handgun. This was originally called in as a robbery in progress around 9 pm.

Officers saw the armed man running inside the store with a gun.

No other details at this time.



Sources are reporting approx. 20 police officers with their guns drawn at a business on the East side.

It happened at the Dollar Tree/Pet Smart area on E State.

Sources said there is 20 + police officers on scene and they all have their guns drawn.

It is not yet clear what is going on. But it is obviously a dangerous situation. So please avoid the area.

Still developing

Update from source: They brought in some big swat tank and multiple squads from different areas with many of them outside the doors between petsmart and dollar tree







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Rockford Scanner™: Police have Guns Drawn on People, On A Busy Rockford Road



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Jason Shull: 
This was my friend. He was pulled over for not using his turn signal. When he refused to talk to the officer without a lawyer present, they drew assault rifles on him.”


RPD will only confirm at traffic stop. No other details at this time.

Unknown at this time if this is related: http://rockfordscanner.com/2019/01/07/rockford-scanner-armed-robbery-call-at-best-buy/


RS Sources are reporting a lot of police have their guns drawn on some people in a dark colored van on E State street by Perkins.

They are talking to the people in the vehicle with their megaphones.

Unknown what is going on, but since they have their guns drawn that means this is a felony traffic stop (at minimum)  so you want to avoid this area because this is a dangerous situation.

At least 6 cops on scene. They have blocked off the area. The officers are using their scoped rifles, pointed at the people inside the van.

We will try bringing you updates as they become available

Update: Racheal M. said: There is also about 10 or so cops at Best Buy as well right now. It appears the occupants of the van are detained and police are searching the van now.

RS Source


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Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Scene at A Local Hospital



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UPDATE: Source said it was a fight in the Emergency Room.


Sources are reporting numerous police officers at a local hospital.

Witnesses are reporting several police officers “went flying into St Anthony Hospital” at the time of writing this, it is not yet clear on what happened.

Sources said it appears to be an active scene.

Check back later for possible updates.

 


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Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery At A Local Restaurant



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Armed Robberies

Last night Rockford Scanner staff filmed the Rockford Park District putting a subject into their police vehicle at the Burger King on E State st.

At the time, we did not yet know what happened, due to the encryption.

Rockford Police have confirmed this was an armed robbery call.

But no other details were provided.  It is not yet known if the person in the photo being put into the police vehicle is the suspect or the victim.

There was another armed robbery just prior to this, it is not yet known if the 2 robberies are related. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


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Rockford Scanner®: Popular Rockford Business Burglarized






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Sources reporting that a popular Rockford business was burglarized around 5 am this morning.

RPD confirms that the Johnny Pamcakes at 3700 E State was confirmed burglarized this morning.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

UPDATE: The burglary suspect(s) broke in and stole money from the ATM

 







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