Around 1:40 am: Details are minimal right now. But Winnebago County Sheriff is assisting the police in Beloit in reference to an armed robbery. It happened on Bluff. The suspect information is 3 black males.
Around 3 am this morning a broadcast came over the un-encrypted airwaves of the Illinois State police in reference to an armed robbery in Rockford.
It happened on Ridge ave in Rockford around 2 am.
The suspects fled in a Dark Blue Chevy Lumina 2 door.
#1 Male black around 6’2, wearing a black jacket or hooded sweatshirt. Armed with a gun.
#2 Male black, 5’6 wearing a White jumpsuit and armed with a gun
Last seen on Auburn st headed westbound
Rockford Scanner Fan:
“A couple of late teens early 20’s tried to rob me when I got home from work area of 7th Ave and 11th st, 2 black males, around 6 feet tall 170 lbs ish, 1 with a black hoodie the other with a gray hoodie, with a female driver they are in a Pontiac Grand Prix or bonnivelle tan light color”
Thanks to the un-encrypted airwaves of the Winnebago County police, we were able to hear the 10-68 of a bank robbery in Rockford.
The suspect fired off their gun inside the Harvard Bank at 2470 East Rock Drive in Rockford. The suspect was robbing the bank. Unknown if anyone was injured.
The suspect is a white male, 5’10, wearing a ski mask. He fled in a dark colored grand prix with tinted windows. Plate # of N536020 or similar.
The plate comes back to an address near Rockton.
On Wednesday November 23, 2016 at around 2320 hours, Rockford Police officers responded to an attempted armed robbery to a citizen complaint in the 1000 block of Van Wie Ave. The male victim, a 49 year old Rockford resident, stated he was taking trash out at a local bar when he was approached by a black male suspect. The suspect was holding a black handgun and told the victim to give him all his money. The victim then grabbed the gun and they both struggled over it until the victim was able to wrestle the gun from the suspect. The suspect then fled southbound and the victim chased after him. The suspect then ran into a local laundromat and the victim stopped to call police. While police were en route, the suspect exited the laundromat and fled the scene on foot. The black handgun used in the attempted robbery was collected by police on scene. The victim was not injured during the incident.
Suspect description: Black male, around 30-40 years old, about 5’7” tall, around 175 lbs, wearing a black jacket and black hat.
This is an ongoing police investigation.
Around 12:22 am this morning a broadcast came over the airwaves in reference to an attempted armed robbery to a citizen. It happened at the tavern at 2327 N Main st. Suspect is described as a Black male, 5’7, 175 lbs wearing dark clothing. They recovered a gun at the scene.
ROCKFORD, Ill. – On Wednesday November 23, 2016 at about 7:30 p.m., the Rockford Police Department responded to Mincemoyer Jewelers, 6585 Lexus Drive, in reference to a report of an Armed Robbery to the business. Upon Rockford Police’s arrival it was learned an employee of the store was walking out to their vehicle after locking the doors. A lone armed suspect approached the employee in the parking lot and forced the employee back inside the store at gunpoint. The employee went back in the store followed by the suspect. The employee was able to escape the store after dropping some belongings. The suspect gathered the employee’s belongings and then fled the store. No one was injured during the Robbery.
On Monday, November 28, 2016 at approximately 3:50 p.m., the Rockford Police Department responded to Harvard State Bank, 2470 Eastrock Drive, in reference to a report of an Armed Bank Robbery. Upon Rockford Police’s arrival, it was learned a lone armed suspect entered the bank and demanded money. The suspect was armed with a silver handgun and fired two shots during the course of the Robbery. No one was injured during the robbery. The suspect fled the bank on foot after taking an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect in both Robberies is described as a white male, approximately 5’10” to 6’00” tall, with a large build weighing between 220 and 240 lbs. The suspect was wearing black gloves, black hooded sweat jacket, black pants and black shoes.
This is a joint investigation with the Rockford Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. No further information is available for release at this time. Additional information will be released as it becomes available. Surveillance photos of the suspect are attached.
Based on the information available at this time investigators believe these two Robberies may be related.
Several Rockford Scanner fans have said there are multiple officers at Mincemoyer Jewelry at 6585 Lexus Dr in Rockford
Some fans said it was a robbery.
Some fans said a shooting.
All we know, many officers at on scene.
Rockford Police are ENCRYPTED, so no information from the police.
On 11-23-16 at 1954 hours Officers responded to Mincemoyer Jewelers, 6585 Lexus Dr., for an armed robbery to the business. The victim was closing the store and walking out to his vehicle when he was approached by a suspect who displayed a handgun and ordered the victim back into the store. The victim went back into the business and the suspect followed. Once in the store the victim ran out, leaving the suspect still inside. The suspect then fled the store, taking the victim’s laptop computer he left behind.
The suspect entered a black Hyundai SUV and fled the scene, driving northbound from the business. The victim was not injured during the incident and no other items were taken from the store. The suspect was described as a white male, in his 20s, thin build, wearing a black ski mask, black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants. He was armed with a sliver handgun.
ROCKFORD POLICE ARE ENCRYPTED, SO NO OTHER INFORMATION
Around 1:30 pm today officers were responding to an armed robbery to a business at 1110 S Main at Delicious Bakery. A younger male armed with a gun, just robbed the bakery. ~ Via Un-Encrypted airwaves of other departments
On Wednesday November 23, 2016 around 1:30pm, Rockford Police Officers responded to the Delicious Bakery at 1110 S. Main St in reference to an armed robbery to the business. Officers learned that the suspect entered the store armed with a handgun. He pointed the gun at one of the employees before removing the cash register from the front corner. The suspect fled the store while carrying the cash register. One employee pursued the suspect until he dropped the register in the alley behind the business. The suspect was last seen riding a dark colored bicycle he had in the alley heading east on Loomis St toward the river. At the time of the robbery, there weer 3 employees in the business. No one was hurt during this robbery. The suspect was described as a Hispanic Male 5’05” to 5’07” 150lbs wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt.
Just before 12:30 there was an armed robbery at a barber shop.
In the area of 7th st and 15th ave.
Rockford police are encrypted, so no other information
Update via the un-encrypted airwaves of the ISP:
The location is in the 1500 block of 7th. 2 Male blacks wearing dark clothing last seen in a black or dark green vehicle that was occupied by approx. 7 suspects. Black grand prix with tinted windows is also possibly involved. Last seen on 15th ave westbound.
On Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 1217 hours, Rockford Police Officers responded to Top-Notch Cutz located at 1535 7th St in reference to an Armed Robbery. Upon arrival, officers met with the complainant and several customers who were inside of the business during the course of the incident which was later determined to be an Aggravated Assault. The victim left the scene prior to officers arrival. Preliminary investigations indicate two black males entered the business and one of them was armed with a handgun. The armed suspect approached an adult black male customer and pointed a handgun at the customer. The suspects left the business shortly after the assault. Possible suspect vehicles are a dark green BMW SUV and dark gray sedan with tinted windows. This investigation is still on going.
On 11-22-16 at approximately 11:42 PM Rockford Police Officers responded to the Phillips 66 gas station located at 4492 Linden Road reference to an Armed Robbery. Officers met with the clerk who advised that two suspects had entered the store, one armed with a handgun.
The clerk advised the suspect with the handgun struck him in the head, causing a small laceration, and demanded the currency from the register. The clerk advised the suspects removed the currency from the cash register and fled the store. The clerk described the suspects as two black males in their early twenties.
The clerk suffered a minor injury which was treated at the scene.
This is an ongoing investigation
Around 11:53 pm tonight a broadcast came across the un-encrypted airwaves of the Illinois State police in reference to an armed robbery to a business in Rockford.
It happened at the Phillip 66 in the 4400 block of Linden rd
The suspects are described as two black males around 19 years old. One had a blue hooded shirt.
Last seen on the west side of the building
On Monday, 11/21/16 at approximately 2346 hours, officers responded to the area of Kilburn and Garfield in reference to an Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking. The victim advised police that she was delivering pizzas to an address on Summerdale, when she slowed down to look for the exact numbers. The victim said two Hispanic males approached the passenger side of her vehicle, and the “taller” suspect opened the front passenger door. The victim advised the suspect put a handgun to her back, and told her to get out and leave the keys in the ignition. The victim got out of her vehicle, and the taller suspect got in the driver’s seat, while the shorter suspect got in the passenger seat. The vehicle left EB on Summerdale, and the victim called 911 to report the incident.
The suspects are described as follows:
SUSP 1 – H/M TALLER HAT SUNGLASSES BLK HOODIE
SUSP 2 – H/M SHORTER ALL BLK CLOTHING
***ARMED WITH A HANDGUN***
It was determined in a follow-up investigation that the address on Summerdale (where the pizzas were being delivered) is not a valid address. This incident is currently under investigation.
Update: The carjacking happened near Kilburn and Gladstone. They recovered the vehicle, but the suspects are still on the loose. Sounds like in the neighborhood of Halsted and Huffman. Two Hispanic male suspects.
They crashed on Ridge between Halsted and Belmont
Just before midnight police were chasing a carjacking suspect. The information came across the un-encrypted airwaves of the county. Also via a few RS fans who witnessed the chase. Details are very minimal right now, due to the Rockford Police being encrypted.
But there was a carjacking. The suspect is a Hispanic male. The police were chasing the suspect in the area of Halsted and Ridge. A fan said the vehicle has a pizza delivery sign on top
Note: So we assume from this information, a robbery/carjacking happened to a pizza delivery driver in Rockford and police are now chasing the suspect.
Update from RS fan: Several officers searching the area of Randolf and Pheasant Run. Near Riverside/Rockton (SE from there) Police K-9 out tracking. Another fan saying Halsted and Huffman area (Same general area)
Pame Lo Yoch: I hope they catch these losers.. They hit my Yukon n rammed it into my aunt’s Malibu