The victim told police that his wallet was taken from the vehicle.
A suspect was taken into custody a short time later.
Rockford Police are searching for a man they say dealt the drugs that led to a man’s overdose death.
A 29-year-old man is sentenced to 28 years in prison for sexually and physically assaulting a person back in March 2014, according to the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office.
A Rockford Police Officer has been charged with sexual assault, according to Police Chief Dan O’Shea.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Rockford Police Department or Crime Stoppers.
The charges were upgraded to a felony due to Evans having a prior conviction for retail theft in Stephenson County.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- Crime is going down, according to numbers released by the Rockford Police Department.
A Freeport man was arrested for stealing from a business by posing as a friend of the owner and persuading an employee to give him $150.
The sheriff’s office confirmed the chase ended on Auburn Rd., just west of Meridian Rd.
A Rockford man was sentenced to prison on federal child pornography charges.
Cody Pomrenke, 18, has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse in the April 15 incident, according to the Kane County sheriff’s office.
Prosecutors say the business employed 10 workers who manufactured thousands of vape cartridges a day using THC oil purchased in California.