Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident, Woman Pinned Under The Vehicle


Serious accident being reported on the west side.

It happened just before 5 PM today near North Main and the Fulton.

A vehicle crashed into a tree and a woman is pinned under the passenger side of the vehicle. The vehicle is also reported to be smoking. Extrication is being requested. This is still developing and you want to avoid the area for a while.



Rockford Scanner™: An Argument Leads To A Man Being Arrested For A Gun In Rockford

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On Friday, January 25, 2019 at approximately 5:30 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to a home in the 2000 block of Fulton Avenue for a gun complaint.

Officers learned the suspect, later identified as Ceasar Banks, had made violent threats to the victim, a 25-year-old female whom he a relationship with, during an argument.

Officers later located Banks driving in the 1300 block of 5th Avenue and conducted a traffic stop.

During the stop, officers found Banks to be in possession of a handgun and subsequently took him into custody.

The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office reviewed the case and authorized the below listed charges against Banks.

Ceasar Banks, 53, Rockford: Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Aggravated Assault with a Firearm (2 Counts), Unlawful Use of Weapons by a Felon.

Banks was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail. The charges against Banks are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty.

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Rockford Scanner™: Several Police Officers Working A Medical Assist Scene

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Several Police Officers Working A Medical Assist Scene

Sources reporting numerous police working a scene near the 2300 block of Fremont st in Rockford. That is near Fremont and Fulton ave.

At the time of writing this, RPD said it was a medical assist.

All we can confirm right now is, several police officers working a medical assist call on Fremont in Rockford.