Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Using A Stolen Jeep To Commit Crimes In Machesney Park

Sources are reporting suspects are using a stolen vehicle to commit crimes in the Machesney park area.

The most recent happened in the 8200 block of N Second st.

The stolen vehicle is a Black Jeep with a plate of AZ40350. Last seen westbound on Gilbert. 




Rockford Scanner™: Death Investigation in Rockford

Sources are reporting emergency personnel on Gilbert in Rockford this morning.  Sources also reported the coroner on the scene.  We been told it was a person that passed away and that this is a death investigation call.

No other details at this time.


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Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating An Armed Robbery in Rockford

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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.

On Wednesday December 19th, 2018 at 7:28pm, Rockford Officer’s responded to 3201 Gilbert Ave in reference to an attempted robbery.

Through further investigation, they learned that the suspect called in a pizza delivery for that address and attempted to rob the pizza delivery person in the parking lot.

The suspect held a loaded rifle magazine in his hand, pointed it at the delivery person, and demanded property from him.  A struggle ensued between both individuals prior to the suspect fleeing on foot southbound.

No property was taken and the victim was not injured.

The suspect was described as a black male, approximately 27-35 years of age, 5’08”, 155 pounds, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

This is an on-going investigation.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Rockford Police at 815-966-2900, or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.

Sources are reporting an armed robbery that happened in Rockford.

Numerous police and police k-9 are on scene of an armed robbery in the 3200 block of Gilbert. (Near Kilburn)

The victim is a pizza delivery driver

Suspects got away, police are searching the area.


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