Sources reporting the Hazmat team are working a scene on the East side.
There is an auto accident in the area of Mulford and E State.
A semi is involved in the accident. The 65 gallon saddle tank has been ruptured and is leaking fuel. The Hazmat team is helping to contain and stop the fuel leak. Police have the area shut down, so please avoid the area.
ARMED ROBBERY: On Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at approximately 4:00 a.m., Rockford Police officers were called to CVS (110 S. Alpine Road) for an armed robbery.
Officers learned a man, armed with a handgun, demanded money from the register. The suspect is described as a black male, about 5’8”, 160 pounds, wearing a dark blue hoodie, dark blue pants or jeans, a white bandana or t-shirt around his head, and black shoes with a white stripe down the sides and white soles. No one was hurt.
Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.
Around 4 am this morning, sources were reporting the Rockford Police were investigating a robbery to a Rockford business.
UPDATE: RPD is saying they are doing a follow up investigation to the accident involving a pedestrian on August 17th. And they had the road shut down for a few hours for them to do a follow up investigation. They have now opened it back up to normal traffic.