Rockford Scanner®: Numerous Police Working A Scene At A Rockford Business






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UPDATE:  RPD did not add this call in their call log 

Update: Source reporting police stopped a stolen vehicle and detained a person. 

Sources are also reporting: Not related to this incident, but someone tried to break into this store this morning. no suspect information.


RPD did not add this call in their call logs, so Unknown what happened. All we can confirm is a lot of police at the scene. Unknown due to encryption and they did not add this to their call log


Several sources are reporting a scene at the Walgreens on N Main

It is not yet known what happened yet.

It recent weeks there have been several  crimes reported at this store.

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All we can confirm right now is at least 8 squads at the Walgreens on N Main

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Another Shooting Victim In Rockford, Another Violent Weekend In The City






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Rockford Scanner®: Double Shooting Victim Scene in Rockford, CPR Being Performed


 

RPD:

On 11/11/18 at 0359 hours Rockford Police Officers responded to the 900 block of N. Church St for a shooting victim. It was learned that the victim met the suspects in the area to sell them a cell phone.  The victim entered the suspect’s vehicle where he handed them the cell phone.  One suspect pointed a handgun at the victim and the victim fought the suspect.  During the fight the victim was shot.  The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated with non-life threatening injuries.

The suspects were described as black males, in their 20’s, 5’10”- 6’, one was armed with a black handgun. The suspect vehicle was described as a newer black sedan.

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).


Sources are reporting another shooting victim in Rockford.

Last night was a bloody violent night in Rockford once again.

This shooting scene happened in the 900 block of Church  in Rockford.

It happened around 4 am this morning.

At least one person was confirmed shot, not yet known on the severity of the injuries. No suspect information, due to the police encryption.

Once more information becomes available, we will update this

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Another Body Recovered From The Rock River






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Update November 14th 2018

 


UPDATE: On 11/11/2018, at around 11:49 AM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the 100 block of W State Street(Rock River) in regards to a possible body in the river.  Upon arrival officers located a deceased male, partially in the river on the west bank.   The body was recovered from the river by members of the Rockford Fire Department and a death investigation is currently being conducted.  No signs of traumatic injury were located on male and his cause of death will be determined by the Winnebago County Coroners Office. The identity of the male will be released at a later time after his next of kin are located and notified.


Early this afternoon emergency personnel recovered a body from the Rock River.

Details are minimal right now.

The only information we have is a body has been recovered from the Rock River near the downtown area.

No other details are available at this time

 







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Thank You Veterans, Veterans Day






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Rockford Scanner wants to thank all our Veterans who has served and are currently serving.

My cousin is serving on the USS Nimitz.  Shout out to my cousin Robert! My aunt served at Ft Bragg for many years.  Both my grandpa’s served in the military.  And I know many friends who served and are currently serving. Sending a shout out to all of them!

Also sending a shout out to ALL the veterans who served or are currently serving!  THANK YOU!

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Post their names in the comments area below, and give them a shout out!

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Rockford Scanner®: Rollover Accident With Injuries






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Rollover Accident With Injuries

It happened in the area of Springfield and Cunningham Just after 1:30 am

There is an auto accident near this location.

A vehicle has rolled over. Injuries were being reported.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Apartment Fire in ROckford






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Just before 1:30 am this morning, the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a possible apartment fire.

It happened near 306 Cameron (3A)

Reports of an apartment fire and the place filling up with smoke

Still developing

 







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Rockford Scanner®: Double Shooting Victim Scene in Rockford, CPR Being Performed






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UPDATE from the Winnebago County Coroner on Tuesday Nov. 13th 2018 


MURDER INVESTIGATION: On Sunday, November 11, 2018, shortly before 1:00 a.m. patrol officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to a shooting incident in the parking lot of the Citgo gas station, 4315 Auburn Street. When they arrived, officers located a 37-year-old female shooting victim. She was transported to a local hospital where she died as a result of her injuries.

During the on-scene investigation, a second victim, a 25-year-old male, arrived at a local hospital also suffering from gunshot wounds sustained during the same incident. The male is in serious condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

The names of the victims are not being released at this time pending notification of family members.

Detectives from the Rockford Police Department are conducting a follow-up investigation into the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers 815-963-7867.


Around 1 am this morning, several emergency personnel were on scene of a double shooting victim scene in Rockford.

Two people have been shot in the 4300 block of Auburn st in Rockford. This is near the Citgo gas station near Auburn Manor

At least one victim has life threatening injuries and CPR is being performed.

The 2nd victim self transported to a local ER.

No suspect information, due to the encryption

Still developing







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Rockford Scanner®: Police K-9 Bites Suspect Who Fled From Them, K-9 Tracking More Suspects. Still Developing






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Around 11:40 pm tonight there was a scene near Auto Zone on Alpine.

That is near Alpine and State st.  3 people fled from police.

Police used the police K-9 to track the suspects.

One of the suspects was captured and bitten by the police K-9 dog.

2 more suspects are on the loose, they are using K-9’s to track these 2 suspects.

Still developing

 







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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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Unknown Incident at an East Side Business in Rockford






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UPDATE: Source said it was an armed robbery with a knife.  No suspect description, due to the encryption.

UPDATE: An employee said the suspect is described as a White male, approx 6 foot tall, wearing a black jacket and jeans.


A few sources have reported seeing many police at 11th street and Sandy Hollow Rd at the Walgreens.
At the time of posting it is unknown if the business was robbed or had another incident. Updates will be posted as they become available.
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