Skip to content
Rockford Scanner » Rockford Scanner : Murder Charges/Arrest and Public Assistance Needed

Rockford Scanner : Murder Charges/Arrest and Public Assistance Needed

Share this post with your family and friends!

Rockford Scanner
Official Website

Rockford Scanner, Rockford, Scanner, Illinois
Rockford Scanner    


Rockford Scanner
Wish List!

Email Us Your Tips, Photos/Videos: 

Our Opinion:
What May Have Allegedly Happened.

Based on the current information
That has currently been provided to us.


RPD Release: 

Murder Charges/Arrest and Public Assistance Needed

ROCKFORD, IL – On Saturday, September 9, 2023, at approximately 1:40 p.m., Rockford Police
officers responded to the 2500 block of Conklin Drive for reports of a gunshot victim. When
officers arrived, the 22-year-old victim, Jaquone Aldridge, was being transported to a local
hospital with a life-threatening gunshot wound. Sadly, he succumbed to his injuries a short time
Rockford Police Detectives continued to investigate the murder, and after a review of the facts of
the case, The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office authorized the charges listed below.
Vondale Pearson, 20, Rockford Murder

Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery

Alexander Dowthard, 19, Rockford Murder

Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery

Juvenile Male, 17, Rockford Murder

Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery

Tavares Locke, 21, Rockford Obstructing Justice

Vondale Pearson is currently in custody. Tavares Locke was arrested on his charge as well. The
Rockford Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance with any information on the
whereabouts of 19-year-old Alexander Dowthard, who has an active arrest warrant for this case.
Please see the photo below and contact us using the avenues listed at the bottom of this release.
NOTE: The 17-year-old male is also not currently in custody.





If you like our page, show your gratitude! 
Your donations will go towards our website, upgrades, addons,
maintenance fees, domain name, consultation, etc…
We do plan on creating a donation page. (Coming Soon) 
If you want to add a message along with the donation.
Let us know, and we will add it to the donation page.

Thank you in advance for your donation!

If you have any information:

Non-Emergency Outside the City of Rockford
Phone: 815-282-2600

Non-Emergency Inside the City of Rockford
Phone: 815-966-2900

For emergencies, please call 911.
To submit a tip to Rockford PD, download the ROCKFORD PD app
or you can text the RPD at 847411, type in RPD TIP and then your tip.
It’s anonymous!

  • Send a text to 847411
  • Then type in RPD TIP, then write your tip.
  • Hit send.

Thank you in advance for your donation!

Rockford, Ghost, Paranormal, UFO, UAP, Bigfoot, Haunted, Haunting, Scary, horror, Haunted house, cryptid, sasquatch, cryptoid, sighting, who, what, when, where, why, how, ghost hunt, investigation, investigator, ghosts, winnebago, chicago, illinois, rockford, loves park, machesney, roscoe, rockton, beloit, alien, cherry valley, military
Rockford Paranormal

Thank you in advance for your donation!

Rockford Scanner ,Frequently Asked Questions, FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions

See it, Snap it, Send it
SEE IT: See a scene or something of interest 
SNAP IT: Pull our your camera and film



Checkout one of the best
Police scanner on the market!

 Uniden SDS200

SDS200 Uniden Police Scanner
SDS200 Uniden Police Scanner!


If you see an error.
Please let us know right away!
We strive for accuracy.

*** A simple anonymous email saying ***
“Hey that is not what happened.
But this IS” what happened…”
Email us at

Simple communication and transparency,
Would eliminate any misinformation or exaggerations.

Our content is for entertainment purposes only.
Informative entertainment.  

  • All the information posted is our own personal opinions.
  • Our opinions on what allegedly may possibly have happened.
  • Based on the information that was currently provided to us, at the time of posting it.
  • We strongly recommend you doing your own research and forming your own opinion.
  • We only run Rockford Scanner. We are not affiliated with anything else.
  • We are protected by the 1st amendment.
  • Everyone is innocent, until proven guilty in a court of law.
  • We cannot guarantee the accuracy of our content.
  • Information is very dynamic. 
  • You must read and agree to our terms.
  • If you do not agree with our terms, please leave now.
  • Any corrections, please contact us right away.


rockford scanner disclaimer entertainment purposes only

Rockford Scanner Blog Opinion