Suspect Steals A Semi Truck From Local Truck Stop, Another Semi Driver Assists Police Capturing Suspect




On Wednesday police were dispatched to Loves Truck Stop in reference to a semi truck that was stolen. The truck driver went inside the business, while inside someone stole his semi. Police were able to track down the semi via GPS that was installed in the semi.

Only one officer was available and was following the semi. The officer wasn’t able to stop the vehicle right away. A semi truck driving down the highway realized what was going on and assisted the officer in stopping the stolen semi. That truck driver took his own semi and moved in front of the stolen semi and block the stolen semi in.

They were able to successfully take the suspect into custody.

A Rockford Scanner fan said she saw police with their guns drawn on the suspect and had him on the ground with his hands on his head when she drove by the scene.


Farming Accident in Boone County

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Around 12:36 pm today emergency personnel were dispatched to an address in the 4900 block of Squaw Prairie in Boone County. Scanner traffic is saying a subject was on a combine tractor and fell off and is now injured. Sounds like they were working on the tractor and the subject fell off of it. Emergency personnel are en route




Vehicle Under A Semi On I-90, Injuries Reported



Around 5:11 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the the area on I-90 in the westbound lanes near mile marker 22.

Scanner traffic is saying a car and a semi are involved in an accident. The car is under the semi. They are on the right shoulder, just underneath a bridge.

Injuries are being reported.

Several emergency personnel are en route.