Rockford Scanner™: Another Stabbing Victim in Rockford, Police Investigating

Sources are reporting another stabbing victim scene.

This one happened around 4:20 am near the 3500 block of Elm st, in the Concord Commons.

Reports of a man that has been stabbed near this location.

At the time of writing this, it is believed the injuries are non life threatening.

No suspect information.

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Rockford, Possible Fatal.

The victim has died. The fire is under control.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Sources are reporting a house fire on the East side.

It happened around 3 am at 801 18th st, across from Church Hill Park.

Reports of smoke coming from the house, and flames were seen in the windows.  RFD is on scene laying a booster line to battle the fire.

UPDATE: At least one person has been located inside the residence. Injuries were being reported. Reported to be life threatening and possibly fatal.

There are holes in the floor of the residence. They are telling the firefighters to use extreme caution while battling the fire.

Animal control has been dispatched to the scene.
Sources said 3 pets died in the fire.

Still developing.




Rockford Scanner™: Man Laying in The Roadway Bleeding, In Rockford

Sources are reporting a scene near the 700 block of Whitman.

A man was bleeding from the head and laying in the roadway on Whitman and not moving. Sources said the man was involved in an altercation just prior. Injuries are believed to be non life threatening.

Lisa Knight


Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout has claimed another victim. 

Sources are reporting the Rockford Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout has claimed another victim.

It happened around 4 am. There was an auto accident near Auburn and Main. A vehicle involved in the accident is smoking and is possibly on fire.

Injuries were being reported, unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Avoid the area.


Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired On The East Side, Gas Meter Hit

Sources are reporting shots fired on the East side.

It happened around 11 pm tonight.

Several gunshots were fired in the area of 17th ave.
A gas meter was struck by the gunfire. It is now currently leaking gas.

Sources are also reporting more gunfire, approx 10 gunshots were fired near Kishwaukee.

We been told there might be one shooting victim that might of self transported.  But not confirmed.

Update: Another shooting incident on 15th as well. So a total of 3 different shooting scenes.

No suspect information

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Rockford, Possible Child Trapped And Injured




UPDATE:  Winnebago County Coroner said 27 year old Xzavier Parker has passed away  from smoke inhalation. 



Sources are reporting a house fire in Rockford.

It happened around 1:20 am this morning in the 1000 block of N Court st.

Reports of a house on fire near this location.

Reports of at least one victim injured and trapped inside. Possibly a child.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries at this time.

UPDATE: RFD was able to rescue one victim from the fire and transport them to a local ER. Victim is in critical condition. Unknown if it is an adult or a child.

This is still developing, check back later for updates.

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Responding To A Structure Fire

Sources are reporting a fire in Rockford. 

It happened in the 1300 block of Arthur ave. 

Reports of a kitchen fire inside the residence. 

RFD is en route. Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: Several Houses Fires In Rockford Overnight

Sources are reporting several fires in Rockford tonight.

The fire structure fire happened near 1222 4th Avenue around 10:30 pm.

The 2nd structure fire happened near 320 Howard Ave around midnight.

Both fire scenes had smoke and flames showing. Unknown on injuries.

Both fire scenes are under investigation.

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Rockford Scanner™: Female Shot At least One Time in Rockford, Still Developing

Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

It happened just after 1 am in the 500 block of Webster ave.

Reports of a female that has been shot near this location.

The female is approx. 32 years old and is reported to have been shot at least once in the left breast area.

No suspect information at this time.

Still developing.

Update from RPD:

On Friday, April 5th, at around 1:00 o’clock A.M., a Rockford woman was the victim of Aggravated Battery with a Firearm when she was struck one time by gunfire in the 500 block of Webster Ave. The victim was transported via ambulance to a local hospital where she was treated for her injuries. This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867)