On Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 7:51pm South Beloit Police Officers were dispatched to “Got Slots” in the 900 block of Blackhawk Blvd for a robbery that just occurred. Officers met with the female employee of the business. She advised that a black male, 5’7″ tall, wearing all black clothing and a black bandana over his face entered the business through the front door. The suspect was armed with a semi-automatic handgun and demanded cash. The employee provided the suspect with cash and he then exited the building through the rear door. A witness in the area reported seeing two black males in a dark colored car just west of the business. This car left the area on Springfield Avenue towards Blackhawk Blvd.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the South Beloit Police Department at (815) 389-3491
Sources are reporting a business in South Beloit was just robbed.
It happened in the 900 block of Blackhawk in S Beloit.
Suspect was able to get away. No suspect description, due to the encryption.
UPDATE: RS fan nearby said the suspects fled in a Silver Grand Prix. The cash bag was located nearby. Many police officers on scene. The business is called Got Slots.
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UPDATE: The vehicle was fleeing from police. It happened on W Grand. The white G6 was recovered from the scene, but the black male driver with curly hair was still able to elude police on foot and is still loose in the area.
Vehicle crashed into a house and now is on fire.
It happened just before 11 am, near 709 Brooks near Beloit, WI
A vehicle has crashed into a residence and is now on fire.
Unknown on injuries.
Once we get more information and an exact location, we will update this. If you have information,please contact us. Thanks.
SOUTH BELOIT, IL – On September 1, 2018 at 12:30am South Beloit Police Officers went to 821 Marvin Street to serve a warrant. Officers were allowed entry into the residence by the male and female occupants and took the wanted male into custody. While officers were present in the residence they observed a large quantity of suspected cannabis. The officers recovered almost 3,000 grams of cannabis, over $3,000 of United States Currency and a loaded handgun with its serial number obliterated. This case was reviewed by the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Offices who authorized the following charges:
Arrested: Olander, Jalen M/B 19 years old, 821 Marvin Street, South Beloit
Charges: Armed Violence (Class X Felony)
Violation of the Cannabis Control Act, Possession more than 2,000 grams but not more than 5,000 grams (Class 2 Felony)
Defacing a Firearm (Class 3 Felony)
No Firearm Owners Identification
Winnebago County Failure to Appear Warrant
Olander was lodged in the Winnebago County Jail. The female occupant was not charged.
The charges against Olander are accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.