Rockford Scanner™: Police Arrest A Man For A Stolen Gun & Drugs in Rockford


On Monday, June 24 two shortly before 1 AM.  The Rockford police responded to a party in the 900 block of school Street.  Upon their arrival, officers located a vehicle with a handgun inside.  Officers took the driver, 35-year-old Quantrell Starks into custody. 

During the investigation, officers recovered pills believed to be ecstasy, and a small amount of marijuana.  Officers also recovered the loaded handgun from the vehicle, which was determined to be stolen.

Starks was arrested for unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, possession of the stolen firearm, possession of a controlled substance



Rockford Scanner™: Over 10 Cops Working A Scene in Rockford, Still Developing

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Sources are reporting a scene at a local gas station.

Sources are reporting at least 10 police squad cars are at the gas station at the intersection of School Street and Kilburn.

Sources in the area reported shots fired in that area shortly before the police arrived at the scene. So it is not yet known if these two incidents are related.

No other details are available at this time


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Rockford Scanner™: Multiple injuries at an accident scene including a pregnant female Injured


Around 10:30 PM several emergency personnel responded to an automobile accident with injuries in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: At least one person just shot on Rockford West-side

Officer from the Rockford Police Department responded to 925 School Street in reference to a 25 year old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. The male was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for his non-life threaten injuries. This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is urged to contact the Rockford Police Department.

Around 6:40 PM several emergency personnel responding to a shooting victim on Rockford’s West-side

It happened in the area of 937 School St., near the local business.

It is not yet known if the shooting happened at the business or near the business.

Reports of at least one shooting victim near this location.

The victim self transported to a nearby hospital

No suspect information at this time due to the police encryption

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