Rockford Scanner™: Police Tasered A Suspect While Fleeing & Fighting With The Officer




Police were working a scene near Howard, on Rockford west side.  Two suspects attempted to run from police according to witnesses.

An officer told the suspect to not run from him or he was going to use his tazer. The suspects failed to comply to the officers orders and the officer did what he told the suspect he was going to do if he ran. The officer tazed the suspect. The suspect was also fighting with the police officer.

Two people were reported to be in custody. 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A building, Alleged Police Chase




Around 10:30 pm tonight, sources are reporting an accident. It is alleged the people in the vehicle were fleeing from police just prior to crashing into a building near 7th st and 23rd ave.  

At least two ambulances were on scene. It is unknown on the severity of the injuries.  No other information at this time. 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired During A Police Chase in Janesville




On 07-04-2019 at 11:47 p.m. Officers from the Janesville Police Department responded to a disturbance at 507 S. Academy Street. The disturbance was based on a parking dispute. When officers arrived on scene the suspect causing the disturbance had left. As soon as the officers left they were called back as the suspect returned.

The officers located the suspect on Academy Street north of Wilson Street. The Officers made a determination to arrest a subject they identified as Antonio D. Sims. As soon as the officer told him he was under arrest Sims fled. During the foot pursuit, Sims pulled a handgun from his waist band and fired three rounds in the air. He fled the area but a gun was recovered near the scene as well shell casings.

At this point Sims is not in custody. This is an ongoing investigation and we will provide updates when we have more information. The officers that chased Sims were not injured, nor did they fire their weapons.

Antonio D. Sims 39 YOA (Addresses in Illinois and Janesville)
Wanted for: Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Recklessly Endangering Safety
Obstructing/Resisting an Officer

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Another vehicle Flees From local Police, gets Away




Another vehicle flees from police in Rockford.

It happened near Alpine and State.

Last seen southbound.

Suspect vehicle is a dark colored 2015 Subaru.  Plate # of BE50900

Comes back to an address in Rockford.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Motorcycle accident in Loves Park, possible police Chase





Viewer Discretion is advised

Shortly before 10 p.m. a motorcycle has crashed  on Harlem Road in Loves Park.

It appears the motorcyclist may have been traveling westbound on Harlem Road just west of Forest Hills when it crashed.

There is a yellow motorcyclist laying in the middle of the roadway and a victim laying on the ground approximately 20 feet away.

Emergency Personnel transported the victim from the scene to a nearby hospital. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at this time.

Sources have told us the motorcycle may have been fleeing from police just prior to the accident. And another motorcycle may have gotten away. Police have yet to confirm this.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

RS Source








 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspects With Children in The Vehicle, Flee From Police in Rockford




 

Sources are reporting a vehicle that fled from police in Rockford. It happened around the Stop n Go on Huffman in Rockford. 

Suspects are in an older black jeep cherokee with rust. Temp plate of 443U062 Comes back to a 2004 grand marquee at an address on Trilling in Rockford. 2 white males with children in the back seat. Last seen southbound on N Winnebago. Police terminated the chase.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Hits A Police Squad Car While Fleeing From police in Rockford




 

Sources are reporting a police squad car was struck by a fleeing vehicle in Rockford. It happened just after midnight near Summit and Benton. 

Suspects are in a Black 2011 4 door Hyundai with a plate # AH17088 that comes back to an address on Pecan st in Rockford.  Tire damage to the vehicle,  officers deploying measures to stop the vehicle. Last seen eastbound from the scene. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Flees From police On The East Side, Gets Away




 

Vehicle flees from police, and gets away in Rockford. 

It happened near Colorado ave.  A Silver Buick, License plate of AN41926 (or similar) . Comes back to a sedan, to Maria Strawbidge in the 300 block of Knowlton in Rockford. Last seen on Minnesota. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries in Rockford




 

Sources are reporting a bad accident in Rockford.

It happened around 2:20 am this morning on E State st, near Alpine.

There is an accident near this location. Injuries were being reported.

We have been told a vehicle was fleeing from police, when it crashed. As you know, we can not confirm this. RPD is encrypted and has yet to release any information on this accident.  Avoid the area for awhile.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Scenes in Rockford Tonight




 

Sources are reporting several scenes in the Rockford area.

The first scene is around foster on Rockford Westside.  Several police officers in a police K-9 are searching the area.  We have been told that it was a robbery, but is not yet confirmed.  And the suspects fled in the area on foot.

The second scene is on Rockford Eastside just north of the Swedish American Hospital near the Rockford Police Department neighborhood strong house.  Reports of at least 10 police cars around scene and have a truck surrounded.

We’ve been told that it was a shooting scene but as you know we cannot confirm anything due to police encryption and the Rockford Police Department have yet to release any information.

The third scene is near Alpine and Harrison at least three gunshots were heard.  We’ve been told that there are injuries, but not yet confirmed.

Fourth scene at the Whitman st bridge.  A black male had is leg over the railing and it appeared he may be jumping into the Rock River. Emergency personnel arrived on scene but did not see the man, so they went back in service.

No suspect information on any of these at this time