Rockford Scanner™: At Least One Person Stabbed On The East Side




Several sources are reporting at least one person has been stabbed on the East side. 

It happened in the area of the 1300 block of E State st

Numerous emergency personnel were on scene. 

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

We been told the injuries were life threatening, but can not confirm that at this time. 



Rockford Scanner™: NWS Says It Is Possible Strong To Severe Storms Might Hit Our Area Tonight

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For more information on the risk for a few isolated strong to severe thunderstorms into northeast IL late this afternoon-early evening, check out this mesoscale discussion issued by NOAA NWS Storm Prediction Center:

Strong to locally damaging wind gusts and possibly hail are the threats from the strongest storms. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is unlikely to be issued



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Ambulances Responding To An Accident Scene

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Around 1:20 pm today, emergency personnel were responding to an accident with injuries.

It happened in the area of E State and Summit.

There is an auto accident near this location.

Multiple injuries were reported. At least 2 ambulances have been dispatched to the scene.

Avoid the area.



Rockford Scanner™: One Arrested After An Armed Violent Domestic in Rockford




On August 8, 2018, shortly before 2:00 p.m., Rockford Police responded to a residence in the 3600 block of Palmetto Road in regards to a domestic violence incident involving a subject armed with a gun. The caller reported hearing several gunshots fired inside the residence. Officers arrived and established a perimeter around the residence. The caller advised the 911 Tele-Communicator that they and another victim had barricaded themselves in a room of the residence and could see officers through a window. The caller advised they did not know where the armed subject, identified as Juckapun Wannaveg, was located inside the residence. Officers were able to assist both victims through the window and escorted them away from the residence to safety. A short time later Juckapun Wannaveg exited the residence and was taken into custody without further incident. Juckapun Wannaveg was determined to be unarmed at that time. Officers then searched the residence and confirmed there were no additional victims or suspects within. A gun identified as being used in this incident was recovered from the residence.
Based on the interviews of victims and witnesses Juckapun Wannaveg was charged with the following;

ARRESTED: Wannaveg, Juckapun 56-years-old Rockford
CHARGES: Aggravated Assault, Disorderly Conduct 4 – Counts

A picture of Wannaveg is attached. The charges against Wannaveg are merely accusations and not evidence of guilt. As with defendants in all criminal cases Wannaveg is considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.
No further details are available at this time. Further information will be released should it become available. ###


Rockford Scanner™: Robbery In Rockford, Victim Possibly Beaten During Robbery




Sources reporting a robbery in Rockford around 6:30 pm.

It happened in the area of W State and Klines ave. 

Reports are saying the victim was beaten up during the robbery, but not yet confirmed. 

No suspect information.  No other information was provided


Rockford Scanner™: Road closure/delays Near Roscoe




Road closure/delays: Seal coating Aug 8th -14th Swanson from 251 to Belvidere & McCurry from 251 to White School.
Swanson Rd from Hwy 251 to Belvidere Rd & McCurry Rd from Hwy 251 to White School will experience intermittent temporary closures and delays for seal coating. The project will run from August 8th through August 14th, depending on weather. Please plan accordingly and exercise caution for workers when traveling these routes.



Rockford Scanner™: Man Shot On The East Side, Still Developing

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On Tuesday 8/7/18 at about 11:27 p.m. Officers were dispatched to the area of 2300 East Gate Parkway reference a shooting victim. The victim is approx. 15 years old. Preliminary investigation indicates the victim was walking in the 2100 block of 25th St. when he was struck by a single round of gunfire. (Sources are saying the suspects tried to rob the victim) The victim sustained a single gunshot wound the the buttocks area and was transported to a local hospital. The injury was reported to be non life threatening. A residence on 25th St. was also struck by a single round of gunfire. No injuries were reported at the residence.

A dark colored vehicle was reported to have been seen leaving the area after the shooting.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department


Sources reporting around 11:30 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched for a shooting victim on the East side. 

It happened in the area of 2300 block of Eastgate Parkway 

A male has been shot near this location. 

Unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Still developing

No suspect information due to the encryption



Rockford Scanner™: Man Robs A Local Bank Earlier Today, Police Arrest Him Short Time Later




On Tuesday 08/07/2018 at approximately 2:04 p.m. the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a hold-up alarm at Holcomb Bank 400 E. IL Rt 38 Creston, IL. Information received indicated a male subject wearing a black hat, Chicago Bears jersey with a bandage on his face obtained an undisclosed amount of United States currency and fled the location on foot.

During the course of the investigation, a Deputy recognized the suspect from previous contacts. William Wayne Clark II was arrested for Robbery a class 2 felony. Clark was transported and housed at the Ogle County Jail.

Clark will appear before an Ogle County Judge on Wednesday 08/08/2018.



Rockford Scanner™: Emergency Personnel Responding To A Shooting Victim Call

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On Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 1917 hours, officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to 300 N. Independence Ave in reference to a shooting victim. Preliminary investigations indicate the victim was walking in the 300 block of N. Independence Ave when he was struck by a single round of gunfire. The victim sustained a single gunshot to his arm. The injury was reported to be non life threatening. This is an ongoing investigation. If anyone has any information reference this incident, contact the Rockford Police Department or Crimestoppers


Around 7:20 pm tonight emergency personnel were responding to a shooting victim call. 

It happened in the area of 317 N Independence 

Details are minimal right now. 

Reports of at least one shooting victim near this location.

Unknown on  the severity of the injuries. 

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired Near NIU

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Teenager Arrested for Shooting on Pappas Drive

On August 7, 2018, the DeKalb Police Department received calls of possible gun shots being fired around the 800 block of North Annie Glidden Road. Officers from DeKalb City, DeKalb County, and Northern Illinois University immediately responded to the area. Officers located several shell casings in a parking lot, 900 block of Pappas Drive.

With the assistance from the community and video surveillance, officers identified the suspect in this shooting. DeKalb Police Officers searched an apartment in the 800 block of Spiros Court. During the search, Officers recovered two guns which were hidden within the apartment.
One of the guns recovered from the apartment matches the caliber of the casings that were recovered on Pappas Drive.

The DeKalb Police Department arrested a 16-year-old juvenile from Aurora IL. The juvenile has been charged with Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and will be transported to the Kane County Juvenile Justice Center.

This case is still under investigation.


Press Release Shots Fired August 7, 2018

On Tuesday, August 7, 2018. at 12:45 pm, the DeKalb Police Department responded to a report of gunshots fired in the 800 block of N. Annie Glidden Road. Numerous officers, from three law enforcement agencies, responded immediately to the scene, spoke with multiple witnesses, and located evidence that a shooting did occur. Currently there are no reported injuries. This is an active and evolving event that remains under investigation, no additional information currently available. More information will be forthcoming as the circumstances and the investigation allow. The Northern Illinois University Police Department and DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department are assisting the DeKalb Police with this investigation.



Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting Large Fight At A Local School

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Sources are reporting there is a 20 plus person brawl at Washington elementary.

That is near 1421 West Street in Rockford. 

Unknown on injuries. 

Police on scene



Rockford Scanner™: Man Arrested After Being Involved In An Auto Accident




On 8-6-18 at 4:49 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident at Illinois Rte 72 and Mulford Road.

It was learned that a 2001 Ford pickup driven by Omar Corral, age 36 of Plano was Southbound on Mulford and failed to stop at the intersection causing a 1992 Mitsubishi driven by Cody Brewington, 28 of Kirkland to strike the Ford.

No injuries were reported.

Omar received citations for Disobeying Traffic Control Device and Possession of Cannabis under 10 Grams. Omar was also charged with Unlawful Possession of Fireworks and Unlawful Possession of Adulterants to Defraud Drug and Alcohol Tests. Omar was transported to the Ogle Co Jail and held without bond.

Deputes were assisted at the scene by the Illinois State Police, Maggio’s wrecker and D&W Wrecker.

Crash remains under investigation.



Rockford Scanner™: RS Fan Has Their Bag Stolen/Lost At Sinnissippi



Yasmin Esparza

Black leather camera bag lost/stolen at Sinnissippi. Cash reward if turned in with everything. Very very important to me.
I biked to sinnissippi on Sunday around 5PM. I remember stoping at the area on the image to rest, after passing most of the gardens to my right. I kept going up the rock river past the symbol and stopped at the new island. I was working on a land piece, and as soon as I go to take a pictures, MY CAMERA BAG IS GONE. With my camera, car keys, and some other personal stuff in it.

I am offering a cash reward if anyone turn it in, it’s of very sentimental value and would hate to lose it. I am a young artist who’s worked hard to even purchase it and it should go back to its rightful owner. Any information will help. Thank you.


Rockford Scanner™: One Person Just Shot in Rockford, Still Developing



On 8/6/18 at around 8:00 P.M. Rockford Police responded to the 2600 block of Canterbury Ln. in reference to a shooting.  Upon arrival officers located a 29 year old male whom had been shot one time.  The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

There is no suspect information available at this time.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Rockford Police.



Several sources reporting a victim has just been shot in Rockford. 

Details are minimal. At least one person has been shot in the 2600 block of Canterbury ln in Rockford. 

We been told it might be life threatening.  Unconfirmed. 

No suspect information, due to the encryption 



Rockford Scanner™: Large Police Presence At A Rockford Business, Possible Robbery/Shooting

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On Monday, 8/6/18 at around 1923 hours Officers were dispatched Subway located at 3313 11th St. reference an Attempted Armed Robbery to the business. Upon arrival officers met with employees who reported that a lone suspect entered the business, armed with an unknown object, and demanded money. The suspect fled the business on foot. No injuries were reported at time of incident.

The suspect is described as a white male, 30’s, 6’01” 165 lbs, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or the Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.


Several sources reporting a lot of police and police k-9 at the Subway on 11th st. 

Some have said it was a shooting, others said a robbery. 

Unknown to the encryption. 

All we can confirm, a large police presence at the subway on 11th st

Rockford Scanner™: Body Recovered From The Rock River

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Around 2 pm today emergency personnel were responding to a body in the Rock River. 

A body was approx. 20 feet from the shoreline in the area of Centerway st bridge in Janesville. 

The victim is an older male, approx. 65 years old or older. 

Autopsy is scheduled for tomm.