Rockford Scanner™: RS Source reporting a suspicious person/incident, Possible robbery in Rockford.

RS Source reporting a suspicious person/incident, possible robbery in Rockford.

Source said: ” Approx. 12:30 pm today, I  saw a short stocky black man walking swiftly through the Swedish American’s Renaissance bdlg parking lot with what appeared to be bank bag. He was dressed in all black including black baseball cap. I believe he left in small maroon SUV. ”

No other information at this time.


Rockford Scanner®: Person Hit By A Vehicle in Rockford, Emergency Personnel En Route

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Around 3:30 pm today emergency personnel were responding to an accident involving a pedestrian.

It happened in the area of Benton and Longwood.

A person has been hit by a vehicle near this location.

Injuries were being reported. Several emergency personnel are en route. Please avoid the area, or expect delays.


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Rockford Scanner™: BREAKING NEWS: Search & Rescue In Belvidere



BREAKING: Around 2 pm today several emergency personnel were on scene of a search and rescue in Belvidere.

It happened in the area of 2324 Lake Shore, in Belvidere

They toned out a MABAS water rescue, for divers only.

They currently have a search and rescue operation on going.

Several emergency personnel from all over the area are en route to assist.

It is not yet known what the missing person looks like.

Once more information becomes available, we will update this

RS fan Jessica Tatroe     “They found him safe and alive”

Credit: Sleepy Casas