Rockford Scanner™: Stabbing Victim On The East Side

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Sources are reporting a stabbing on the East side.

At least one stabbing victim is being reported in the 300 block of S Gardiner around 2:20 PM today.  Unknown on the victims condition at this time.

No suspect information.

RPD confirmed an aggravated battery with a knife/cutting instrument.


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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating More Shots Fired

On August 19, 2018 at 11:45AM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1700 block of 2nd Ave. to investigate shots fired at an apartment building. Upon arrival officers met with two female Rockford residents who said their apartment had been struck (5) times by gunfire. Officers located (5) bullet holes on the outside of the apartment. There were no injuries as a result of the gunfire. A witness observed a mid 2000’s burgundy SUV in the immediate area during the incident. This investigation is still on going.

Sources are reporting shots rang out in Rockford just before noon today. 

It happened in the 1700 block of 2nd ave. 

Alleged suspects are 4 male blacks in a Maroon 2002 Rav 4. 

Suspects shot the gun out of the passenger side of the vehicle. 

Some sources have said a person was hit by he gunfire, but we can not yet confirm this. 

RPD confirms a “Weapons violation”



Rockford Scanner™: Semi Rolls Over Near S Beloit




SBPD: South Beloit Police are on the scene of a semi tractor trailer rollover on Gardner Street at I-90. A semi was turning west bound onto Gardner from the I-90 off ramp when it’s load shifted causing the trailer and tractor to tip over. There were no injuries.