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Sources sent us the following video.

A man was skitching on an elliptical in Davis, Illinois yesterday.

The man was riding on an elliptical that was towed by a vehicle, going down the main street in Davis, Illinois.

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Rockford Scanner™: Several Emergency Personnel On Scene Of An Accident With Injuries



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Sources are reporting several emergency personnel on scene of an auto accident in Rockford.

It happened  the bypass, East of S Main.

A grey ford taurus is involved.

Injuries were being reported.
Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Avoid the area or expect delays.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.


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Rockford Scanner™: Robbery At A Local Pool Hall, Police Investigating



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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 local pool hall was robbed at gunpoint today.

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Rockford Scanner™: Another Violent Day in Rockford, Shooting Victim, Several Robberies, Cashier Beaten. RPD Investigating



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Another Violent Day in Rockford

 

According to the Rockford Police they are investigating a shooting victim and several robberies in Rockford that happened on Friday.

Below are just a few of the calls the RPD are investigating.

RPD has yet to release information on any of these calls 
Update: After posting this, RPD finally released information on some of these calls. 

 


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Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Hit By A Vehicle in Rockford


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Around 2 pm today emergency personnel were responding to an accident that involved a pedestrian. 

It happened around 2 pm today near the North Town Mall parking lot.

A vehicle has hit a pedestrian near this location.

The pedestrian was injured. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.





Rockford Scanner®: Rockford Business Just Robbed, Suspect Gets Away






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On Wednesday November 21, 2018 at 8:49 pm Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the CVS Pharmacy located at 3718 N. Main St. reference an attempted robbery.  Officers met with an employee who reported a subject entered the business demanding money.  The employee reported no weapon was displayed or implied.  The suspect fled the business south bound in a gray 4 door vehicle.  Nothing was stolen and no injuries were reported.

Suspect – Black male, 20’s, 5’8 – 5’10”, medium build wearing a dark ski mask, dark coat with hood up.

This is an on-going investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.


Another Rockford Business Robbed

Just before 9 pm tonight, sources reporting several police officers working an armed robbery to a Rockford business.

It happened at the CVS on N Main.

Suspect is a black male approx. 5’6. Last seen fleeing in a Silver Kia or an Elentra

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Head on Collision in Winnebago County






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Just before 1 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to a head on collision in Winnebago County

Multiple injuries are being reported at the head on collision scene.

It happened near N Main and Gleasman in Winnebago County

Sounds like the injuries are pretty serious via sources.

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Rockford Scanner®: Another Armed Robbery in Rockford, Police Investigating






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From the RPD:

On 11/13/2018 at 9:59 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the CVS Pharmacy, 110 S Alpine Rd, in regards to an armed robbery to the business.  Officers met with employees of the business who reported that a single suspect approached a cashier, displayed a knife, and demanded money from the register.  The suspect obtained a small amount of money and fled the area on foot.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

The suspect was described as being a white male, around 25 years of age, 6’00” tall, with a medium build, wearing a black jacket and hat, and a scarf covering his face.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department.


Sources are reporting an armed robbery in Rockford.

It happened around 7:30 pm near 3325 N Main.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

Note: This is Walgreens, according to the google maps.

There have been numerous robberies at the local Walgreens and CVS stores in recent weeks.

Check back later for updates

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Another Robbery In Rockford, Robbery Suspect Injures Female Victim






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Victim speaks out:

From the victim: “I’m home now. I have a concussion, scraped arm. I lost both my shoes. My right foot is banged up. Ripped toenails, broken toes and a sprained foot. He had knocked me over on my back .I was drugged from the back of my car to through the parking lot towards to road . I’m very grateful to be alive. I’m still in shock. It happened all so fast”


Update from RPD: 

On 11/10/18 around 8:50pm Rockford Police Officers responded to Walgreens in the 3300 block of N. Main St. for an attempted strong arm robbery. The victim, who was parked in the parking lot, was loading her groceries into the trunk of her vehicle when the suspect ran toward her and attempted to grab her purse from her shoulder causing the victim fall to the ground.  The suspect did not get any property from the victim.  The suspect fled the area in a small vehicle.

The suspect was described as a white male in his mid 20’s.

Anyone with information concerning the incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department Officer-In-Charge (OIC) at 779-500-6498 or Crime Stoppers at 815- 963-STOP (7867).


Local police are encrypted and have yet to release information on these robberies.

But a source told us the suspects in this robbery are described as: Last seen in a white ford escort, male wearing an army green hoodie, passenger suspect is white male approx 35 years old, wearing a grey hoodie, tan jacket, last seen northbound


Another robbery in Rockford.

This one happened at the Walgreens on N Main.

Suspect physically battered/pushed the female victim to the ground during the robbery. The victim is injured and needs medical attention.

Suspect description is unknown, due to the encryption.

Suspect fled the scene on foot

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Accident With Injuries, Vehicle Crashes Into A Building






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Several sources reporting an auto accident with injuries in Rockford.

It happened this afternoon near S Main and Morgan st.

There was an auto accident. A vehicle involved crashed into the nearby building. Injuries were reported, not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation

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