Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim In Rockford, RPD Investigating

Sources are reporting a shooting victim that arrived at a local hospital earlier today.  The shooting victim arrived at RMH on N Rockton around 9 am this morning.

It is unknown on the victims condition.

Also unknown on the exact details of the shooting incident. RPD has confirmed they are investigating an aggravated battery.

No other details at this time.

Unknown if it is related: Around the same time frame the Fairview Early Childhood Center was on lockdown “Due to police activity in the area”  so this might be the area where the actual shooting may have taken place, but not confirmed.


Rockford Scanner™: Politician Reporting Shots Fired On The East Side

A local politician is reporting they were getting a prescription filled at the CVS at E State and Alpine last night, when shots rang out nearby.

No reports of injuries.

Possible damage to property.

No suspect information.

Un político local está reportando que estaban recibiendo una receta llena en el cvs en el estado y el alpine anoche, cuando los disparos sonaron cerca. Sin informes de lesiones. Posible daño a la propiedad. No hay información sospechosa.


Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired, Possibly Occupied Vehicle That Is Fully Engulfed

Sources are reporting a fully engulfed vehicle in Rockford

It happened around 12:30 am this morning in the area of the 1100 block of Sherman ave.

Sources said several gunshots were fired just prior to the fire, the shots were believed to be coming from inside the vehicle.

They believed the vehicle is occupied with at least one person.

The vehicle is fully engulfed in the roadway.

It is described as a Black 2007 utility that comes back to an address on Park Terrace.

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: At Least 13 Shots Fired In Rockford, Police Investigating

On April 17, 2019 at 12:20 PM members of the Rockford Police Department responded to the area of 7th Ave. and 10th St. for a report of numerous gun shots.

Upon arrival officers located witnesses who said a grey Chevrolet HHR was chasing a dark colored SUV near the above mentioned intersection.

Witnesses said the driver of the Chevrolet HHR fired 13 rounds at the SUV. Officers were unable to locate anything struck at this time.

This investigation is still on going

Unrelated: There were shots fired near School and Horace  around 11 am this morning. Approx. 8 gunshots were heard. Unknown on injuries.


Rockford Scanner™: Man Shot During An Armed Robbery, Police Investigating

On 4-17-19 at 1:03AM Janesville Police were sent to the 400 block of N. Terrace for a subject with a gunshot wound.

Upon investigation officers found a 48 yr old male resident at 441 N. Terrace St. with a gunshot wound to his hand.

The victim stated a person tried to rob him at gunpoint. The victim and suspect struggled over the gun resulting in the gun being discharged into the victim’s hand. The victim claims the suspect fled the area on foot.

Officers set up a perimeter and conducted a K9 track with no find on the suspect. The victim appears to have been targeted and there is no danger to the public.

The victim was transported to Mercy Hospital where he was treated and released. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged to call Rock County Dispatch at 757-2244


Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired On The East Side, Gas Meter Hit

Sources are reporting shots fired on the East side.

It happened around 11 pm tonight.

Several gunshots were fired in the area of 17th ave.
A gas meter was struck by the gunfire. It is now currently leaking gas.

Sources are also reporting more gunfire, approx 10 gunshots were fired near Kishwaukee.

We been told there might be one shooting victim that might of self transported.  But not confirmed.

Update: Another shooting incident on 15th as well. So a total of 3 different shooting scenes.

No suspect information

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: Scene in Loves Park


Sources are reporting several officers and medical are working a scene in Loves Park.

It happened this evening on Timberleaf ct.

Police confirmed a medical assist call.

Update: Neighbors said it was an Over Dose call.

Note: Sources originally said it appeared to be a possible shooting scene and thought they heard some gunshots just prior to the emergency personnel arriving.


Rockford Scanner™: Over 20 Officers Working A Scene in Rockford


RPD confirmed an Aggravated Battery
at 3710 Preston at 6:17 pm. 

Sources are reporting over 20 officers working a scene on the West side.

It is in the area of Preston st on the West side.

Reports of over 20 police officers working a scene there.

Medical was also on the scene.  Unknown why.

It is not yet clear what happened and RPD has yet to release information.


Rockford Scanner™: Victim Shot 3 Times In A Bar, Still Developing

Update from BPD:

We are announcing the arrest of Daniel T. Blackshear, 26, of Indianapolis, on a charge of attempted first-degree intentional homicide in connection to the April 14 shooting at Rooney’s Pub, 65 Portland Ave.

We appreciate the assistance of the U.S. Marshals who took Blackshear into custody yesterday in Indiana.

Our investigation identified Blackshear as the individual who shot a  Beloit man just after 1 a.m. April 14.

A 36-year-old Beloit man is in stable condition at a local hospital after he was shot several times inside of Rooney’s Pub, 65 Portland Ave., at 1:02 a.m. today.

We are actively investigating the circumstances that led up to the shooting. Detectives are working to identify the shooter, who fled the area in a dark-colored SUV.

We believe the shooter was acquainted with the victim and is not an ongoing risk to the community. The identity of the victim is not being released at this time.

Anyone with information about suspects or the SUV should call us at 608-757-2244

Shooting victim at a Beloit Bar

Around 1 am several emergency personnel were dispatched to Rooney’s Pub & Grub at 65 Portland Ave, Beloit, Wi, for a shooting victim.

The victim was reportedly shot inside the bar. The victim was shot 3 times. Unknown on the victims condition.

Suspect is a black male, 25-30, 5’7″-5’8″, thin build,  dark blue zipped up hoodie, skinny jeans.

No other information at this time.

Source: Beloit Scanner

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