Around 1 am this morning, the Rockford Police, Winnebago County Sheriffs Office and the Illinois State police were involved in the search and capture of a suspect in Rockford.
The suspect fled from a traffic stop. The suspect then crashed/disabled the vehicle near Elm st on the West side. The suspect got out on foot and fled the scene.
Police from all the jurisdictions setup a perimeter and a police K-9 was able to assist in capturing the alleged suspect.
The alleged suspect was transported to a local hospital, for allegedly swallowing drugs.
A to Z towing towed the vehicle from the scene.
Note: Not yet known if this is related to any of the crime incidents that has happened in Rockford tonight.
Video from the scene by Rickie Traeger