Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting in Rockford, Still Developing


Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford. 

This one happened on the West side, around 6:40 pm tonight at a gas station on Rockton ave.  Conoco (3135 N. Rockton) Details are minimal.

Sources said suspects shot a victim during a carjacking.

RPD has not confirmed anything or release any information on this.

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Rockford Scanner™: Numerous Emergency personnel Working A Scene On the East Side


Sources are reporting numerous emergency personnel at the Fas Mart in the 3200 block of 11th st in Rockford, around 7:30 pm tonight. 

Sources said there is one confirmed battery victim, a female was beaten by a male.  Sources said there was another medical issue (Possibly a 2nd battery victim) at the scene, unknown if it is related to the battery victim incident or 2 separate incidents. 

No other information at this time. 



Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Loves Park Gas Station

Sources are reporting a vehicle has slammed into a Loves Park gas station.

A vehicle has crashed into the gas station building at Alpine and Maple this afternoon.

Moderate structural damage and moderate damage to the vehicle.

Unknown on injuries.  The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Scott Dickson


Rockford Scanner™: Possible Electrical Fire At A Loves Park Business

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Several sources were reporting a large amount of emergency personnel at the Fasmart at 6010 E Riverside around 10 am this morning.

That is near E Riverside and N Mulford.

Initial reports are saying there was a possible electrical fire on the roof of the building.  And everyone inside the business was evacuating.

We are working on trying to get an update.

No reports of any injuries.

Chuck Clayton said  “Restart says it was a furnace motor. $300 damage”


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Rockford Scanner™: Over 10 Cops Working A Scene in Rockford, Still Developing

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Sources are reporting a scene at a local gas station.

Sources are reporting at least 10 police squad cars are at the gas station at the intersection of School Street and Kilburn.

Sources in the area reported shots fired in that area shortly before the police arrived at the scene. So it is not yet known if these two incidents are related.

No other details are available at this time


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Rockford Scanner™: Machesney Park Business Just Robbed At Gunpoint

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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.



Sources are reporting a business in Machesney park was robbed at gunpoint.

Sources said a white male suspect robbed the gas station at 8320 N Second st.  According to Google that is the Citgo Gas Station near N Second st and Wilshire, next to the Taco Johns.

Suspect is a White Male, 5’8, thin build, wearing a mask and black clothing. He was last seen northbound on foot from the scene.


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Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim In Rockford, Still Developing

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Winnebago County Sheriff’s deputy involved in shooting. The alleged suspect has been taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. Police stopped a vehicle, the person was wanted on narcotics warrant.  The suspect pulled a weapon and shot at police, and police returned fire. Last we heard the suspect was still alive and in surgery. No officers were injured. Police have activated the Integrity Task Force to investigate.

Details are minimal due to the encryption.

All information is preliminary and not yet confirmed

There is a shooting victim in Rockford.

The shooting victim is located near N Main and Halsted.

This is located at the gas station, police have the gas station taped off.

The injuries sound to be possible life threatening, but not yet confirmed.

RPD has yet to release information.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

Still developing

Witnesses Reports:

RS fan Joe K.  is saying this is an officer involved shooting.  He said ” Cops shot several times at least 10 gun shots.  It looked like the guy from the car shot at the cops, then they fired back several times”

We can not yet confirm this. We can only confirm a shooting victim.

Robert B.  “Just went by. The police were by a body on the ground. Everything is blocked off and taped off.”

Kim H. “It was scary as hell….I was getting in my car in one of the parking spots off to the side in front when all the shots were fired….they had a man and woman both in handcuffs, the guy was hollering he had been shot”

Debbie Scharwath

Rockford Scanner™: Numerous Officers Working A Scene On The West Side



Several sources reporting numerous police working a scene in Rockford

It happened in the area of Auburn and Central

Unknown what happened, due to the encryption

We been told it was a robbery with shots fired, but we can not confirm this yet.

Amanda-jr Gonzalez Delong sent us the following video of the scene



Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Possible Shooting Scene Near Cherry Valley



Several sources are reporting a scene at the gas station near Cherryvale Mall earlier today. 

Reports are saying there was a shooting incident at the gas station, but not confirmed. 

Sources report hearing approx. 4 gunshots


Police are encrypted and have yet to release information. 


We can confirm there are several officers and crime scene tape, at the gas station. 

We will post updates as they become available 

Rockford Scanner™: Victim Shot In The Chest in Rockford, Police Are Investigating

Aggravated Battery With a Firearm

  • Date: 05/09/2018 11:48 pm
  • Location: 1300 Block of E. State Street

At approximately 11:48 PM Rockford Police Officers responded to a local hospital in reference to a walk in shooting victim.  Upon arrival Officers learned the shooting occurred in the 1300 block of  E. State Street.  The victim was in stable condition.  No suspect information at this time.  Anyone with information in regards to this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department.

 Update: It appears the shooting scene happened across the street from the Swedish American Hospital ER,
at the Mobil Gas Station at E State and Summit. 

Sources are reporting a shooting victim at a local emergency room. 

Sources said a male victim was shot at least one time in the chest area and was losing a lot of blood. The source said it appeared the injuries were life threatening, but not confirmed.  

No suspect information at this time. 

If RPD releases information, we will update this.