Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Flees From police Near Rockton




 

Sources are reporting a vehicle fled from police near Rockton around 1:15 am. 

It happened near RT 2 and Wagon Wheel. 

Suspect vehicle is a Silver Pontiac with a plate of Q278460 

Last seen southbound on RT 2. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspect flees from police and crashes in Rockford




Police have confirmed a police chase on the a west side around 10 PM.

It ended on Furman near Taylor, when the vehicle crashed into a tree.

The vehicle was reported to be fleeing at speeds in excess of 100 mph. It appears it crashed into a tree near this location.

Many officers were on scene.

One in custody that was transported to a local hospital.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Tree & Pole, Extrication Needed




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RS Source

Sources are reporting a bad accident on the East side. 

It happened in the area of Longwood and Rural around 9:20 pm. 

A vehicle reportedly crashed into a tree and a pole. 

Injuries were being reported.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Extrication is needed. 

Avoid the area

 

Video by RS source








 

Rockford Scanner™: Victim Stabbed in Rockford, Possibly During A Robbery.




Sources are reporting a stabbing victim in Rockford. It happened around 7:15 pm tonight. 

There is one person that has been stabbed at the pavilion inside the Fairgrounds Park on Kilburn, just feet from the RPD district 1 HQ. 

The victim has been stabbed in the leg. We have been told the stabbing happened during a robbery, but not confirmed. 

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Rockford Scanner™: 3 Scenes With Many Officers On Each Scene in Rockford




Sources are reporting a few scenes in Rockford that has numerous officers on each scene. 

The first one was in the 1500 block of 4th st.  Approx. 9 officers are on scene. This was around 10:30 pm.  Unknown what is currently ongoing.
UPDATE: We have been told it was a 10 year old boy that stole his grandmas vehicle. Police have yet to confirm this.

Another scene around the same time is near Douglas and Camlin.  Several officers are on scene. Again, unknown what happened. Police have yet to release any information.

Third scene happened in the 1900 block of 4th st around 8:30 pm. Video below by Angela Marie Bailey Eklund. She said the police stopped her daughter thinking she was another individual and then tackled her 17 year old daughter because they thought her daughter was someone else. (Mis-identification) .  3 people were detained, 2 arrested.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Couple Of Armed Robberies, Police Investigating




 

Police are investigating a couple of armed robberies that happened recently.  

  • 3500 block of Elm st
  • 600 block of Score st
  • 10th st and 16th ave

No suspect information.   We have been told there were injuries at least one of these scenes. But police have yet to confirm this. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Violent Home Invasion, At Least One Shooting Victim




Sources are reporting a violent home invasion in Rockford with at least one person that has been shot. 

It happened around 9:45 pm tonight in the 1900 block of S 6th st.

Reports of a violent home invasion. Shots rang out and at least one person has been shot.  It is unclear at this time if the shooting victim is the victim from the home invasion or the suspect.

No other information at this time. Still developing.

UPDATE:  Suspects are in a  Black 2005 Grand Prix with a plate of AX32712  that comes back to an address on 9th st. #1 White male, 5’8, 150 lbs, dark clothing armed with a gun  #2 black male 6’1 170 lbs. Dark clothing and a mask and a gun.  Last seen northbound on Kishwaukee.

The victim is a man approx. 65 years old and was shot in the arm.

 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Scene on The East Side, possible Body Found




Sources were reporting a large police presence working a scene on the East side. It happened around 4 am near 22nd ave and 10th st, near the alley.  

We have been told there was a body found.

RPD wouldn’t provide  any details at the scene and Officer Vasquez told us to call the media line to get info. We called the media line and no one answered. 

RPD has yet to confirm any details.

All we can confirm is several officers working the scene near this location and while we were on scene the officers had the crime scene tape in hand and they have not released any information or confirmed anything. And sources told us it was a dead body that was found. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Possible Stabbing Victim In A Domestic Situation




Sources are reporting a stabbing in Rockford.

It happened around 7:30 am in the 1200 block of Alliance.

Reports of a domestic situation and at least one person may have been stabbed. No other information at this time.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Carjacking in Rockford, RPD Investigating




We sat on this story as well, hoping the local police would release information on it. And again, they did not. So we are posting it.

Sources are reporting a carjacking in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of  Court and Vernon around 9 pm. 

Suspects are a couple of black males wearing dark clothing. 

Unknown if it is related, but we have been told there was a very large police chase on 20 around 1 am, that involved approx 30+ squad cars.