Sources are reporting a vehicle fled from police in the Roscoe area
It happened in the area of 251 and Williams Dr. near Roscoe
A vehicle fled from police, And police terminated the police chase
The suspect got away. Suspect vehicle is described as a Gray Equinox with temporary plates. It comes back to an address on Glenwood Ave. in Rockford. The drivers wanted on two warrants.
Thursday, September 27, 2018, a Boone County Sheriff’s Department Deputy conducted a traffic stop on I-90 east of Genoa Road resulting in the arrest of two Chicago men on felony drug charges. A Boone County Sheriff’s Department K-9 responded to the stop and during the course of the investigation one of the men fled on foot. Members of the Belvidere Police Department and Illinois State Police assisted the Sheriff’s Department and both men were subsequently taken into custody.
Investigators with the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit were called to assist. During the investigation approximately 188 grams of cocaine, approximately 94 grams of heroin, and United States Currency was seized.
Curtis K. Jones, age 41, of Chicago was charged with two (2) counts of Unlawful Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (class X felony), two (2) counts of Unlawful Possession of a Controlled substance (Class 1 felony), and one (1) count of Resisting a Peace Officer (Class A Misdemeanor). Jones remains in the custody of the Boone County Jail in lieu of $500,000/10% bond.
Demond R. Sanders, age 27, of Chicago was charged with two (2) counts of Unlawful Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (class X felony), two (2) counts of Unlawful Possession of a Controlled substance (Class 1 felony), and one (1) count of Resisting a Peace Officer (Class A Misdemeanor). Jones remains in the custody of the Boone County Jail in lieu of $250,000/10% bond.
The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible. A class X felony is punishable by 6-30 years in the Department of Corrections. A class 1 felony is punishable by 4-15 years in the Department of Corrections.
The Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit encourages anyone having additional information regarding narcotic trafficking or other criminal activity to call the Belvidere/Boone County Metro Narcotics Unit at (815)544-2135 or Crimestoppers at (815)547-7867.
Members of the public are reminded that these are only charges and are not proof of the defendant’s guilt. Every defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the State’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
Around 6:30 pm tonight, the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a possible house fire on the East side.
Several sources reporting numerous police officers working a scene on the East side.
Details are minimal due to the encryption.
The scene is near 11th st and 5th ave.
We been told it is another shooting scene, but can not confirm it because the encryption
We will post updates as they become available
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Just before 5:30 pm tonight, emergency personnel were responding to another accident with injuries.
It happened in the area of Harrison ave and Mill in the westbound lanes of traffic.
Injuries were reported.
The cause of the accident is under investigation
Just after 4 pm today, several emergency personnel were on scene of an accident with injuries in Rockford.
SWEARING-IN:Ten new officers were sworn onto the Rockford Police Department today, and eight current officers received a Certificate of Recognition. Congratulations to all!
Around 4:30 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident in Rockford.
Sources are reporting several emergency personnel in the area of Seminary and Division, around midnight.
Rockford Police confirm there was an Aggravated Battery call near this location.
No other details are available at the time of writing this.