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AGGRAVATED UNLAWFUL USE OF A WEAPON: On Friday, September 10, 2021, at approximately 5:25 p.m., Rockford Police SCOPE (Special Community Oriented Police Enforcement) officers conducted a traffic stop at 2914 W. State Street (Way-Low gas station) and located and recovered a loaded handgun.

The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office reviewed the facts of the case and authorized the charges listed below.

Shonta Mackey, 37, Rockford Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon

Kenneth Sowells, 26, Rockford

Obstructing Identification



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