Rockford Scanner™: Explosion & Explosive Device in Rockford

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UPDATE: RFD FF said there was an explosive device and needed an investigator. RFD, RPD and the ATF were all on scene investigating.


Details are minimal right now. 

There was an explosion noise just before 9 pm in Rockford. 

Calls of an explosion in the area of Dresden ave in Rockford.  Unknown on the exact location at the time of writing this. 

Emergency personnel did find an explosive device and requesting an investigator. It is not yet known the exact location of the explosive device. 

This is still developing, we will post updates as they become available 








Rockford Scanner™: Violent Crime Recap In The Last 72 Hours



 

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department is in route to battle a house fire on the east side



Around 12:40 AM the Rockford fire department were responding to a possible house fire.

It happened in the 3100 block of 16th St. in Rockford.

Reports of the basement is on fire at the time of writing this.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

This is still developing

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Rockford Scanner™: Homeowners Shoot At Home Invasion Suspect in Rockford

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Around 2 am this morning, several sources were reporting a large police presence at a scene.

Several emergency personnel were responding to an attempted home invasion in Rockford. It happened on Canon, near Harrison. 

The homeowner fired their gun at the alleged suspect. Also the homeowners dog went after the suspect.

The suspect is a Hispanic male, last seen on foot. 

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: a vehicle crashes into a house in Rockford

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Update: The vehicle did not hit the house

 


Around 10:45 PM the Rockford fire department were dispatched in reference to an automobile accident.

It happened in the 2900 block of Lepay

a vehicle has crashed into a house near this location.

Injuries are being reported, it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at the time of writing this.

Still developing








Rockford Scanner™: Serious Motorcycle Accident, 2 Injured. Avoid The Area



 

 

 

Around 7:30 pm tonight several sources were reporting a serious motorcycle accident in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of Rockton and Chestnut. 

There is a serious motorcycle accident near this location. 

At least two people injured.  One with massive head injuries and unconscious. 

Avoid the area.  

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Motorcycle Accident With Injuries, Emergency Personnel En Route

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Around 6:20 pm tonight, emergency personnel were responding to a motorcycle accident. 

It happened in the area of Jefferson and 3rd. 

There is an auto accident that involves a motorcycle near this location. 

At least one person is reporting injuries. 

Several emergency personnel are enroute. 

Avoid the area. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Shooting Victims – South Beloit



 

 Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office have charged 18-year-old Logan Wunder of South Beloit with 1 Count First Degree Murder, 1 Count Attempted Murder, and 1 Count Aggravated Battery with a Firearm.

A 17-year-old South Beloit boy was also charged with a pending criminal cased not related to this incident.

Further charges are pending until the investigation is complete.



UPDATE – 9 PM:  

22-year-old white male has died at a Rockford hospital after suffering from a gunshot wound to his head during a shooting Saturday afternoon just before 2 pm in the area of 100 S. Lincoln Street in South Beloit, IL.  The remaining two victims include; a 21-year-old man who is in critical condition at a Rockford hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg and abdomen, and a 19-year-old man who is in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the upper chest.  He was transported to a Janesville hospital and later transferred to a Madison hospital.

The two shooting victims have been able to provide police with a name and description of the individual who shot them.  While witnesses have provided police with a description and name of the second suspect who was with the shooter.  The two suspects are described as a white males, that fled the scene in a maroon colored Chrysler vehicle.

About an hour and a half later, the two suspects turned themselves into the South Beloit Police Department.  They have since been transported to the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department for further questioning.  At this time, charges are pending for both suspects and more details won’t be available until after questioning has been finished and the Winnebago State’s Attorney can look over the evidence from the case.

The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department is currently assisting the South Beloit Police Department with the investigation. The Beloit Police Department, the Rockton Police Department, and the Roscoe Police Departments all assisted at the scene of the shooting this afternoon.

UPDATE:  Around 2 pm Saturday afternoon, an altercation between 5 male individuals led to shots fired and three gun shot victims.  The suspects in this shooting are said to be around 18 years old and fled from the scene in a red car.

One victim was shot in the head and is in critical condition, while the other two victims are in serious condition.

Original Story:

Details are very minimal at this time, but just after 2 pm, a call went out for three shooting victims in the area of Center St and Lincoln St in South Beloit.  South Beloit Fire department has asked for mutual aid from Rockton Fire Department and Beloit Fire Department.  South Beloit Fire Department has also just requested for additional paramedics to respond to the scene.  This is still developing, so please check back for more details.








Rockford Scanner™: Motorcycle Accident With Injuries in Rockford

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Around 10:15 am this morning, emergency personnel were responding to an accident in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of E State and Trainer. 

Reports of a motorcycle accident near this intersection. 

Injures are being reported. 

Avoid the area. 








Rockford Scanner™: MABAS Toned Out For An Apartment Fire, Several FD En Route



 

 

 

Around 10:10 pm tonight several fire departments were en route to assist the Beloit  Fire Department. 

An apartment is on fire near 940 W Grand in Beloit. 

Sounds like everyone was able to evacuate. 

They have requested nearby fire departments to assist. 

Still developing