Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating An Armed Robbery, Suspects Get Away



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Sources are reporting an armed robbery in Rockford.

Rockford police have confirmed the robbery, but have yet to release any information on the incident.

The armed robbery happened around 11:15 pm near Preston and Pierpont.

We been told the victim was injured during the robbery.  The alleged suspects are described as 2 black males wearing dark clothing and armed with a gun. Last seen on foot.  But again, RPD are encrypted and have yet to release any information so we can not confirm it.

 


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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating 2 Shooting Incidents



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Sources are reporting shots fired in Rockford.

It happened around 7:45 pm in the area of Chestnut and Webster

No suspect information.

RPD did not log this call in the call logs.

Unrelated: Rockford Police were investigating another shots fired call on Eagle Drive around 4:20 pm.  We been told there was a possible victim, but RPD has yet to release any information on either of these incidents.

No call log on this incident


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Rockford Scanner™: RFD Battling A Fire At A Rockford Business



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Around 1:20 pm today the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched for a fire at a Rockford business.

It happened at G&K Services at 5611 11th st.

A machine inside the business is reported to be on fire.

When the RFD arrived on scene, there was light smoke showing from the roof.  They were able to quickly get the fire under control.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 


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Rockford Scanner™: RPD Working A Scene, Possible Burglary/Shooting



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Sources are reporting several emergency personnel in the 900 block of Harrison Avenue just before 2 AM this morning.

Sources said this is a shooting incident, we cannot yet confirm this.

Neighbor said they heard gunshots and someone screaming something about someone burglarizing the house.  They are also reporting they heard  other screams of people saying they were shot, just prior to the police arriving on scene.

Rockford police confirm an “in progress person” call at this location but would not provide any other details. In the past police had labeled shooting calls as an in progress person.

No other details at this time


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Rockford Scanner™: Structure fire on Rockford Eastside, Several units from the Rockford fire department en route

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Just after 7 PM the record fire department were responded to a fire call on Rockford East side

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Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Vehicle Accident, Including A Septran Bus

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Sources are reporting a multiple vehicle accident in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department in route to a house fire with people possibly still inside



 

Details are still Coming in.

There is reports of a house fire on Rockford’s west side. Possibly people trapped inside the house.

It happened around 3:40 PM today near 222 Clara Ave.

Reports of a house fire and people trapped inside, several units from the Rockford fire department and a couple ambulances had been dispatched to the scene.

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Automobile accident with injuries causing long traffic delays

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Several sources are reporting an automobile accident on 20 in the eastbound lanes near the 11th St. bridge around 8 am this morning. Injuries were being reported but it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. Traffic is backed up for a long ways so avoid the area or expect long traffic delays. The cause of the accident is under investigation