Rockford Scanner™: Several Area Fire Departments Battling A House Fire in ROckford



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Just after 11 pm tonight several area fire departments were battling a house fire in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: One Person Shot on The West Side, Possibly Shot In Chest



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RS source

Update: Three suspects  forced the victim to the ground and beat him, then shot the victim. 42-year-old  victim has life threatening injuries. Suspects fled in a Gold colored SUV.  Suspects also took the victim’s car, which is described as a Gold colored Sedan.
Video from the scene is below


Sources are reporting another person was just shot in Rockford.

This shooting victim is on the west side.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department En Route To A Nursing Home Structure Fire



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Update: This is a valid structure fire. Several firefighters battling the fire.

Reported to a vacant nursing home structure.  Unknown on injuries.

Video by Ashley Stock


Around 8 pm tonight, the Rockford Fire Department is responding to a possible commercial structure fire in Rockford.

It happened at Willows On Main, Nursing Care facility located at 1920 N Main St.  It is possibly a vacant building.

Units en route are reporting smoke in the area.

RFD is en route.

Still developing


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Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed Commercial Structure Fire in Rockford



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Sources are reporting there is a fully involved commercial structure fire on the East Side.

It happened in the area of 10th st, near 11th ave.

There is a fully involved commercial structure that is on fire.

Reported to have a red “X” on the building and the roof has collapsed.

Heavy smoke and flames are showing.

RFD is going into defensive mode.

Still developing


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Rockford Scanner™: Police Chase Near Loves park, police Catch Alleged Suspect



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BUSTED DURING BATTLE OF THE BELLS: Rockford Police officers ringing bells for the Salvation Army stop a shoplifter trying to steal more than a thousand dollars’ worth of merchandise. On Friday, December 14, 2018, at approximately 10:20 a.m., Rockford Police officers participating in “Battle of the Bells” against Rockford Fire Department were alerted to a male suspect shoplifting goods from Walmart (3859 Northridge Drive). When confronted by an officer outside, the suspect fled on foot. He was taken into custody after a short foot chase and now faces the below listed charges.

Danuel Schumacher, 37, Rockford: Retail Theft (Felony), Resisting/Obstructing an Officer

“While officers were volunteering for a noteworthy cause, they were quickly reminded of how important it is to remain ever-vigilant,” said Assistant Deputy Chief Carla Redd. “I am very grateful for the dedication the officers show to the community on a daily basis.”

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


Sources said Police put a man in handcuffs earlier today near the Starbucks near Forest Hills and Riverside.

Sources said the man committed a crime at Walmart on Northridge this morning then ran from police across the road near the Taco Bell and Starbucks. Police caught the man near Starbucks.

Sources said he is an alleged theft suspect.

Side note:  Rockford Police and Fire Departments were hosting an event at the same Walmart.  #BattleoftheBells: Come donate to the Salvation Army and help RPD beat Rockford Fire Department in this change challenge at the Walmart on W. Riverside and Northridge Dr. from 10 am – 2 pm!


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Rockford Scanner™: Couple of Local Promotions: Free Haircuts & Cheap Gas!



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A couple of local promotions:     2 different local promotions going on! 

Kelvin LaClarence Tatum said he would give free haircuts to the public on December 24th, if people stopped the gun violence from now until the 23rd. That is located at Betties Barber and Braiding at 2411 N Court st in Rockford


2nd promotion

Deon Freeman is promoting a $1.79 a gallon of gas at the Citgo at 4315 Auburn st in Rockford, from 5 PM until 7:30 PM

 


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Rockford Scanner™: One Person Just Stabbed in Rockford, RPD Investigating



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Sources are reporting a stabbing in Rockford.

It happened around 3:35 pm today near the area of Jefferson and Independence.

This is believed to be domestic related (So it probably won’t be in the call logs)

At least one person has been stabbed, unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Still developing

 


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Rockford Scanner™: Structure Collapse in Rockford, Injuring One Person



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Sources are reporting a ceiling collapsed in a Rockford apartment building and has injured at least one person.

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Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting a serious stabbing incident



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UPDATE:  Winnebago County Coroner’s Office said Jamie Stephens, passed away  from several gunshot wounds.


Winnebago County Coroner confirmed it is the missing man.
He is 31-year-old Jamie Stephens, of Rockford


Sources have reported that it might be a local missing man .
(CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)   Not yet confirmed


UPDATE:  Confirmed a dead body, but that is it.

Sources said this is a fully clothed male victim and it is a homicide scene. The body was intentionally placed along the roadway. Police are canvassing the area and asking neighbors if they have saw anything. The body was on Knapp just East of Oliver.


Sources are reporting a serious stabbing incident

Stabbing victim reported near Knapp and Oliver Road.
(Possible shooting)

That is up near the Shirland/Rockton area.

Reports of a stabbing victim in the ditch.

Unconfirmed reports are saying this is possibly a fatality.

Still developing.

 


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Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting a scene in the 500 block of Park Place in Rockford.



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Sources are reporting a scene in the 500 block of Park Place in Rockford.

Sources are reporting a man not breathing in the 500 block of Park Place. The victim is a male approx. 50 years old.  Rockford Fire Department is requesting the police to get there quickly with lights and sirens, unknown why at this time.  Unknown what happened to the male victim.

Still developing


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