Sources are reporting a rollover accident with injuries in Machesney Park.
It happened around 6:30 am this morning in the Dunkin Doughnuts parking lot on N Second st in Machesney Park.
A White vehicle hit a pole and rolled over into the parking lot.
Extrication was originally dispatched, but was not needed.
Injuries were reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Note: Several people sent us photos, but our FB messenger is messing up. So once that works again, we will update this with all the photos. In the meantime, you can email them instead to us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com
Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross announces that James V. Doyle (D.O.B. 8/11/1989) pled guilty First Degree Murder and Concealing a Homicidal Death in front of the Honorable Judge Joseph McGraw. As part of the plea, Doyle was sentenced to 30 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections and he will be on Mandatory Supervised Release for three years once he is released from prison.
On April 13th, 2015, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police began to investigate after a missing person report was filed regarding 26 year old Moheb Diab. Diab’s mother told police that she hadn’t seen or heard from her son for more than 24 hours.
On April 17th, Diab’s vehicle was located in a parking lot in the 5300 Block of Forest Hills Court. Detectives conducted a follow up investigation, and during an interview with Doyle he admitted to shooting Diab, and concealing the victim’s body in the basement of his home.
Police found the victim’s body in a closet at Doyle’s residence at 7702 Eastmont Avenue in Loves Park.
First Degree Murder is a Class M Felony that is punishable by a sentence of 20-60 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by three years of Mandatory Supervised Release. The defendant was sentenced to 25 years in the Department of Corrections and three years of Mandatory Supervised Release. This sentence will be served at 100%.
Concealment of a Homicidal Death is a Class 3 Felony that is punishable by a sentence of 2-5 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections followed by a year of Mandatory Supervised Release. The defendant was sentenced to 5 years in the Department of Corrections followed by a year of Mandatory Supervised Release. This sentence will be served at 50%.
There is an open interview event at Per Mar security at 514 Loves Park dr, next to the Loves Park Police Station. They are looking to fill a sales position, a material handler position, and a fire inspection position.
Material handler 11-3 part time,
fire inspection 8-5 full time,
sales hours vary
It happened around 3:45 pm today near Crystal drive and the Olsen park school area in Machesney Park.
Source sent us the following: “There are Sheriff Deputies and Loves Park Officers on Crystal Drive in Machesney Park standing in front of several houses with their long rifles and shields out, but they are parked down the block and do not have the street blocked”
UPDATE: Sources said a man was suicidal and posted photos online of a gun and threatening to kill the police. Police are there to check on the mans well being. The scene is in the 1100 block of Crystal Drive.