Rockford Scanner®: Armed Robbery in Rockford, Several Shots Fired, Victim Severely Beaten






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Sources are reporting the following crimes happened last night/overnight.

No suspect information on any of these, due to the encryption.

An armed robbery in the 900 block of Winnebago.  We were told the victim was injured, but not confirmed.

Shots were fired near the following locations: Crosby st, N Main, Church st, Napoleon, Rockton and Garfield,

Also a victim that was severely beaten arrived at a local hospital but unknown exactly where it happened at.

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Rockford Scanner®: Several Emergency Personnel Responding To A Pedestrian That Was Hit By A Vehicle 






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SERIOUS ACCIDENT: Avoid Kishwaukee Street between 18th and 16th avenues for the next several hours following a serious accident involving a pedestrian. On Monday, November 19, 2018 at 8:30 p.m., RPD officers learned a 31-year-old male victim was crossing Kishwaukee Street in the 1700 block when he was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and was not hurt.

The Rockford Police Department Traffic Reconstruction Team was called to the scene. This is an active and ongoing investigation


Several Emergency Personnel Responding To A Pedestrian That Was Hit By A Vehicle

It happened around 8:30 pm in the area of 1725 Kishwaukee

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle near this location.

Injuries were being reported.

Unknown if the vehicle stopped or fled the scene.

Avoid the area or expect delays

 







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Rockford Scanner®: 2 Guilty Verdicts in 2 Separate Local Murder Trials






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MURDER CONVICTIONS: Winnebago County State’s Attorney Joe Bruscato announced two guilty verdicts in two separate murder trials.

A jury found 23-year-old Deon Hart guilty of First Degree Murder and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm following the deadly shooting of Lester Sanders in the 3300 block of Sablewood Drive in May of 2017.

Detectives from the Rockford Police Department Violent Crimes Unit conducted a follow-up investigation that resulted in the arrest of Deon Hart and Van Richardson. Richardson was convicted of First Degree Murder and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm after a jury trial in October.

A judge convicted 23-year-old Deontay Gunnell during a bench trial for the December 2015 death of Racheal Garrett. Garrett was shot and killed in an apartment on Tanner Court. Detectives from the Rockford Police Department Violent Crimes Unit conducted a follow-up investigation that led to charges against Gunnell and two other men. Gunnell was found guilty of First Degree Murder, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and Mob Action.

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting A Stabbing Victim Scene at A Rockford Gas Station






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Around 2:45pm officers responded to 2837 11th Street in reference to a stabbing.  The victim, a 20 year old, Hispanic male, had been driven to an area hospital in a private vehicle after being stabbed in the parking lot of the Citgo Gas Station at 2837 11th Street.  The victim and another male got into a confrontation in the gas station parking lot.  The victim sustained a life-threatening stab wound.

The suspect was described as a white male, 5’7 170lbs.  At the time of this posting the victim is in critical condition.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident are asked to call the Rockford Police Department (815-966-2900) or their area Crime Stoppers.


Sources reporting a scene at the Citgo on 11th st in Rockford.

At the time of writing this, it is not yet known due to the encryption.

We been told it was a stabbing victim, according to a source.

Unknown if it was an employee or a citizen.

The victim was stabbed in the neck and the injuries are believed to be life threatening.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

But can not confirm it due to the encryption and RPD has yet to release information.

All we can confirm, RPD is working a scene at the station, with numerous police officers on scene.

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Police Arrest A Man For Allegedly Robbing A Rockford Pizza Business






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ARMED ROBBERY ARREST: A Rockford man now faces charges following an armed robbery to a business over the weekend. On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 2:00 a.m., Rockford Police officers responded to Papa John’s (2975 North Perryville Road).

Upon arrival, officers learned two suspects entered the restaurant, one armed with a handgun and the other with a baseball bat, and demanded money. The suspects fled with money and a phone in a dark-colored, 4-door vehicle. No one was hurt.

A short time after the incident, deputies with the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office located the suspect vehicle and followed it.

The two suspects got out of the vehicle at South Mulford Road and Harrison Avenue and fled on foot. A K9 located one of the suspects, identified as 26-year-old Eugene Shanklin, and he was taken into custody.

The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office reviewed the case and authorized the below listed charges.

Eugene Shanklin, 26, Rockford: Armed Robbery (2 Counts)

Shanklin was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail. The charges against Shanklin are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.

The second suspect is still at large. Anyone with information should call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Mans Shoots Gun After Being Denied Into A Rockford Bar, Then Fights Police. Also Recap Of Some Weekend Violence






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Rockford Scanner®: Shooting Victim At A Rockford Hospital, Possible Multiple Victims






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Update from the RPD:

On 11-18-18 at 7:46 pm officers responded to the 1500 block of Crosby Street for reports of gunshots. Officers learned a victim was walking with a friend in the 1500 block of Crosby St. when they were approached by a subject who was on foot. The subject displayed a handgun and began shooting in the direction of the victim. The victim was struck in the leg one time by gunfire. He was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non life-threatening injuries.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a mask and white shirt. 1607 Crosby St. was also struck by gunfire during the incident. No one inside the residence of 1607 Crosby St. was injured. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rockford Police or Winnebago County Crime Stoppers.


Sources say around 8 pm last night there was a shooting victim at Swedish American Hospital.

One Confirmed Shooting Victim. Unconfirmed, but possible multiple victims.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries and suspect information.

A short time before the shooting victim arrived, shots were heard in the 1500 block of Crosby.  It is believed to be related to this, but it is not yet confirmed.

We are awaiting the RPD to release details. Check back later for updates.







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Rockford Scanner®: Mutual Aid Toned Out For A House Fire in Machesney Park






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Just before 8 pm tonight several fire departments were dispatched for a house fire in Machesney park.

Reports of a structure fire in the 7800 block of Scott ln

Several fire departments are en route to assist.

Smoke is confirmed showing.

Still developing

UPDATE: MABAS 21 to the box alarm

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Several Emergency Personnel Working A Scene in S Beloit






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Several sources reporting a lot of emergency personnel working a scene in S Beloit around 5 pm today.

It happened at Neli’s Family Restaurant  at 1055 Gardner in S Beloit

At the time of writing this, it is not yet known what happened.

Police said it was an “In Progress Person”

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Gentijana Zendel Imeri

“This is Neli owner of the restaurant. Just a argument police were called to assist no major crime.  Thanks SBPD for quick actions”

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Two People Arrested For DUI’s After Two Different Accident Scenes






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Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
On 11/17/2018 Ogle County Deputies responded to the 10128 block of East Illinois Route 72 for a vehicle in the ditch. After an investigation Tiffany R Fabish, age 33 from Davis Junction was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Fabish was also cited for Improper Lane Usage, Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle, Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Fabish was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held in lieu of bond.


Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
On 11-16-18 at 8:15 pm, Deputies responded to a hit and run on Gristmill Road east of Chana Road in rural Chana. While canvassing the area Deputies located the offending vehicle. After a short investigation, Trei Sanders age 24 of Freeport was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving While License Suspended. Sanders was also cited for Leaving the Scene of an Accident. Sanders was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Several Emergency Personnel Working A Scene in Loves Park






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Several sources were reporting a lot of emergency personnel working a scene last night in the 6100 block of Valhalla Drive in Loves Park  just after 2:30 am. That is near Perryville/Mulford area

Police said it was an “In Progress Person: Shooting, Stabbing, Robbery, Kidnapping, Death”

No other information is available at this time

 

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Last 72 Hours Violent Crime Call Recap 






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Last 72 hours violent crime call recap 

Note: We are now adding “Medical Assists & Other Disorderly Conduct” to these lists. Because it has been confirmed more than a few times the local police have been labeling violent crimes such as shooting victims, home invasions ,robberies, stabbings, kidnappings and even deaths. As these types of calls.

In the past Police labeled Shootings, stabbings, robberies, kidnappings, deaths as “In Progress Person”

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Multiple Alarm Fire: Rockford Fire Battled Apartment Fire Downtown






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UPDATE. Fire at 409 7th Street is under control and most companies have been released. Fire was in an apartment on the third floor and Multiple Alarms were needed to bring additional personnel to the scene. Fire Investigators continue to work to determine origin and cause.


UPDATE: 400 7th Street. Fire found on 3rd floor and in attic space. Additional engines called to scene. A total of 5 engines and 3 ladders are on scene. – at downtown Rockford


Overnight around 1:40 am the Rockford Fire is on scene at 400 7th Street for a reported structure fire. First arriving unit states there is smoke visible and possibly the fire is on the roof.

Source: RFD

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Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting A Home Invasion in Rockford






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Sources are reporting overnight a little after 2 am there was a home invasion in Rockford.

RPD said “No comment”
RPD call log says “In Progress Property: Home Invasion”

Sources told us there was a home invasion.

It happened near the intersection of Central ave and Andrews.

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Rockford Scanner®: Possible Shooting Victim At A Local Hospital






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Sources are reporting  there was a shooting victim at Swedish American hospital around 10 pm last night. And several officers were on scene.

RPD confirmed they had “other disorderly conduct” call via their call log.  And in the past the local police have labeled shooting victims as other disorderly conducts in their call logs.

At this time, we can only confirm there was local police working a scene at Swedish American hospital around 10 pm.  RPD is saying via their call log it was “other disorderly conduct”  and sources are saying it was a shooting victim.

Note: There was a confirmed shooting victim last night around 10:30 pm, that info is at http://rockfordscanner.com/2018/11/18/rockford-scanner-another-shooting-victim-in-rockford-police-investigating/

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Rockford Scanner®: Another Shooting Victim In Rockford, Police Investigating






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On 11/17/18 around 10:30 pm Rockford Police Officers responded to a local Hospital for a shooting victim. The victim advised he was shot near the intersection of N. Henrietta Ave and Jefferson St. while he was sitting in a vehicle.  He was treated for non-life threatening injuries.  No suspect description was provided.  This is as ongoing investigation.  Anyone with information can call the Rockford Police at 815-966-2900.


Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

It happened in the 300 block of N Henrietta around 10:30 pm.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries.  We been told life threatening but we can not yet confirm this.

Unknown on suspect information, due to the encryption

Check back later for updates

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Several Emergency Personnel Working A Scene in Loves Park






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UPDATE: Source said it was an attempted burglary.
Note:  Police label burglaries as “In Progress Property. But they labeled this call as an “In Progress Person”


Around 12:30 pm today several sources told us there were several emergency personnel near the 7400 block of Forest Hills rd near the Sahara Bar.

Police confirmed an “In Progress Person”

Police have labeled shootings, stabbings, robberies, kidnappings, deaths. As an In Progress Person.

It is not yet known exactly what happened yet, all we can confirm are police are working a scene near this location

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Vehicle Crashes Into A Building In Rockford






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Just before 2:30 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to an accident scene.

A vehicle has crashed into a building in the 4300 block of Hampshire Close in Rockford.

Unknown on injuries at the time of writing this.

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Home Invasion Near RPD District 2 Headquarters






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Sources reporting a home invasion in Rockford this morning.

Reports of a home invasion in the 1100 block of Broadway.

That is close to the RPD district 2 headquarters

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

Unknown on injuries

 

 

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting Numerous Police Working A Scene On The East Side






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UPDATE:  Sounds like it was a high speed chase, the vehicle then crashed and the suspect(s) ran on foot. We had Rockford police, Winnebago sheriff, cherry valley, and the state police were all on scene


Several sources were reporting a large police presence near Mulford and Harrison overnight around 2 am.

It appears they had a perimeter setup searching for a suspect(s)

Police are encrypted, and they said that it was a “Traffic Stop”

But sources are saying they did not have a vehicle pulled over.

But several officers were in the area searching for someone.

So it is not yet known exactly what happened.

 







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