Rockford Police Arrest A Man, After A Home Invasion in Rockford



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On September 7, 2021, at approximately 1:55 p.m.,

Rockford Police officers responded to the 1000 block of S. 6th Street for a report of a home invasion.

Officers learned that the suspect, later identified as Clarence Goston, fled the scene in a van, but was located a short time later and taken into custody.

The facts of the case were reviewed with the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office who authorized the charge listed below.

Clarence Goston, 49, Rockford

Home Invasion, Criminal Trespass to a Residence, Battery




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