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Motorcycle driver dies following rollover accident in Freeport

FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) - The Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office says the incident occurred shortly after 7:00 p.m. Monday in the area of Stephenson Street Road and Van Brocklin Road. Deputies were called for a report of a motorcycle rollover accident. Once on the scene, deputies saw a motorcycle overturned...
FREEPORT, IL
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Driver killed in Freeport motorcycle crash

FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — Police say a motorcyclist was killed Monday in a rollover accident in the area of Stephenson Street Road and Van Brocklin Road. According to the Stephenson County Sheriff, officers received notification of the crash around 7:09 p.m. Deputies found the overturned motorcycle half a mile west of Van Brocklin Road, police […]
FREEPORT, IL
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Rockford Scanner™: Robbery At Strip Mall In Rockford

Where at: 160 N Mulford Rd/at strip mall on Mulford Rd. A robbery is being reported that happened today in Rockford. It happened at approximately 3:20 this afternoon, at 160 N Mulford Road, the Check n’ Go. There was a robbery a few weeks ago at the laundromat in...
ROCKFORD, IL
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Why are planes flying over Rockford?

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Seeing low-flying planes buzzing in the sky over Rockford Tuesday morning? Those planes are part of the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s effort to control the Spongy Moth population by spraying a pheromone to prevent the insects from breeding. According to the IDOA, Lymantria dispar, aka Spongy Moth, is a non-native pest […]
ROCKFORD, IL

JPD seeks suspect in Monday night armed robbery

JANESVILLE Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery late Monday night at a Janesville hotel, according to a Janesville Police Department news release. Officers responded at about 11 p.m. Monday, June 27, to a report of an armed robbery at AmericInn Lodge and Suites, 3900 Milton Ave. According to the news release,...
JANESVILLE, WI
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Driver Cited Following Two Vehicle Crash Friday Evening

On Friday evening of June 24, Ogle County Deputies, Lynn Scott Rock, and Rochelle Fire/EMS responded to the intersection of East Illinois Route 64 and North IL Route 251 for a two-vehicle accident with unknown injuries. After investigation, it was determined a Dodge Ram, driven by 44-year-old Ruslan Aldamov of...
ROCHELLE, IL

Flags lining funeral route of Machesney Park Marine

MACHESNEY PARK, Ill. (WTVO) — Corporal Nathan Carlson’s body will return home to Machesney Park this week. The Marine died along with four others when their helicopter crashed during training earlier this month. A non-profit that lines funeral routes for military and first responders will be in the area this week. “The Flagman’s Mission Continues” […]
MACHESNEY PARK, IL
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Janesville police investigating hotel robbery

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Janesville Police Department is searching for the suspect in a late-night robbery at a hotel. Investigators released a picture within hours of the incident and urged people to reach out if they have any information. According to a JPD advisory, the suspect walked into the...
JANESVILLE, WI

Janesville, area communities set July 4 events

The July 4 holiday weekend is ahead, with many events across the area. Here’s a rundown of local fun. Janesville Independence Day on the Rock: The Rock Aqua Jays Water Ski Show Team will return with its annual “Independence Day on the Rock” event from 7-10 p.m. Monday, July 4, at Traxler Park, 600 N. Main St, Janesville. ...
JANESVILLE, WI

Police arrest three in major Rockford drug bust

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Rockford Police Gang Unit, and the StateLine Area Narcotics Team cooperated in the arrest of three people in a major Rockford drug investigation. Rockford Police said the investigation had been on-going for the past few months. On Wednesday, June 22nd, five search warrants were executed […]
ROCKFORD, IL
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Major Drug Bust in Rockford: Multiple charges stemming from a joint narcotics investigation with the Rockford Police Department and the DEA-Chicago Division

Multiple charges stemming from a joint narcotics investigation with the Rockford Police Department. and the DEA-Chicago Division Rockford Resident Office. During the past few months, the Rockford Police Department Narcotics Unit,. along with the DEA-Chicago Division Rockford Resident Office, received information regarding. individuals selling narcotics in the City of Rockford...
ROCKFORD, IL

Freeport man wanted on homicide charges. Here's what we know

FREEPORT — An arrest warrant has been issued for a Freeport man who is wanted in connection with the city’s most recent homicide. Jamar Mayfield, 35, is charged with first degree murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm for the June 19 fatal shooting of Daquaveon Jackson in the area of North Greenfield Drive and West Stephenson Street.
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