Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting Victim in Rockford, Police Investigating

Update: The victim is reported to be around 10 years old. This is the 2nd shooting that happened that involved a child, within a few hours of each other. The other incident a 12 year old  at

Both children were inside their homes when the suspects fired gunshots at the homes and the children were struck by the gunfire.  Both children were shot at the 2 different scenes. The injuries are believed to be non life threatening injuries.

Sources are reporting another shooting victim in Rockford. 

This one happened around 3 am near the 1900 block of Grenshaw in Rockford.  Reports of at least one shooting victim. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. At least 9 shots were fired near the intersection of Grenshaw & Kenmore. That is close to West Middle School. The victim was transported to a local E.R. No suspect information at this time.


Rockford Scanner™: 12 Year old Shot in Rockford, 2nd Victim Injured.

Sources are reporting another shooting in Rockford. 

This happened around 2:20 am in the 900 block of 14th st.

Reports of approx. 15 gunshots were fired.

A 12 year old victim was shot in the left arm.
Sounds like the victim was inside the house, when they were shot.

A second victim was injured by flying debris.

No suspect information at this time, still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: Double Shooting Victims, Possible Fatal


Update: RPD call log shows this as as a weapons violation.

UPDATE from the Winnebago County Coroner:  The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Trequan Stamper-Ashfor

Sources are reporting a serious shooting scene in Rockford. 

Reports of at least two shooting victims.

The victim was shot in the head and chest.

It happened near 311 Albert ave in Rockford.

No suspect information at this time.

Still developing.

UPDATE: Confirmed fatal. At least one of the victims has died. Reports are saying this is possibly a double fatal. We can only confirm the 1 fatal right now, but reports are saying this is possibly a double fatal. RPD has yet to release information.

From the RPD:





Des Plaines – Illinois State Police (ISP) officials are investigating a reported shooting, which occurred on I-94 northbound ramp to I-57 southbound, at approximately 7:36 p.m., on Thursday, June 6, 2019.

ISP officers responded to the scene of a shooting at the above location. One victim (26) was transported from the scene with a gunshot wound to an area hospital. A second (22) victim walked into an area hospital with a gunshot wound and reported being shot on the expressway.

The incident remains under investigation and additional updates will be released as they become available. I-57 southbound ramp is shut down and northbound traffic is being diverted to I-94 north due to the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has any knowledge of the shooting is asked to contact the ISP at 847-294-4400. Callers can remain anonymous.

The public is reminded that all persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford police are investigating an aggravated battery


Sources are reporting a scene on Rockford Westside.

It happen around 1 PM today in the 1400 block of Arthur Avenue.

Sources of told us there was a shooting that happened at this location.

Rockford police have confirmed an aggravated battery.
But did not provide any other information at this time.

No other information at this time



Rockford Scanner™: Violent last few days in the city of Rockford, police are investigating


Rockford police call log shows another violent last few days

Note: In the past the police have labeled murders, shooting victims, stabbing victims and other violent crimes as Medical Assist & In Progress Person calls

Several robberies have been reported, those are also posted on our website.



Rockford Scanner™: Victim Shot in Rockford, Police Investigating


Rockford police released information today on a shooting that happened on Friday.

On Friday, May 31 at approximately 10:30 PM the Rockford Police Department responded to the 400 block of S. Henrietta St. in reference to a weapons violation.

Upon their arrival officers located a vehicle struck by gunfire. While they were investigating a 27-year-old male shooting victim arrived at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The victim was shot in the arm.

Officer learned a large group of people had gathered in a parking lot when an argument occurred. A male suspect then fired several gunshots and then fled the scene on foot.

At approximately 12:30 AM on Saturday the Rockford police scope officers located the suspect later identified as 46-year-old Murphy Doss, In the 500 block of Howard Avenue. He was taken into custody.

The Winnebago County states Attorney’s office reviewed the case and authorize the following charges: Aggravated discharge of a firearm x2, Unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, unlawful use of weapons by a gang member, no Foid card.

He was lodged in the Winnebago County jail. The charges against him are merely accusations he is considered innocent until proven guilty in the court of law


Rockford Scanner™: Scene on The East Side, Police perimeter. Possible Shooting/Robbery

Update: A source at the scene said there was a robbery at a parking lot on 11th St. and the victims boyfriend chased the suspects down into the neighborhood near 16th and Horton and the surrounding areas. Police have a perimeter and have the suspects blocked in inside the perimeter. But again we do not yet know the suspect description due to the police encryption.

Several sources are reporting a scene on the east side.

It happened around 10:30 PM tonight in the areas of 17th, 18th, Marshall, Reed, 11th St., etc.

Reports of several police officers at the road Ranger on 11th St.

It is not yet know what is going on due to the encryption. We’ve had reports of it being a shooting scene and also other report saying it was a robbery scene. Several officers are set up at each block so it sounds like a perimeter is set up. But again we do not know any suspect information at this time due to the encryption. Sounds like this might be a potentially dangerous situation so please stay indoors.  No other information at this time



Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim At A Local E.R.


 We held off on this story in hopes the RPD would release information on this, but they have yet to do so. So we are just going to post what information that was provided to us. 

Sources were at the ER at the Javon Bea Hospital-Rockton last night around 10:30 pm when a shooting victim arrived at the ER.    The victim is reported to have possible life threatening injuries, from what we been told.

Again, we sat on this shooting story in hopes the local police would have released information and we would of posted the press release. But RPD has yet to release any information on this, so we went ahead and did this post.




Rockford Scanner™: Several Gunshots, At Least One Shooting Victim


Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford. 

It happened just before 9 pm tonight near Parmele on the East side.

Reports of several gunshots being fired and at least one shooting victim.

It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.