Rockford Cop in Critical Condition

By: 23 News
By: 23 News

A Rockford police officer is fighting for his life this morning after someone beat the off-duty cop over the weekend. Officer Edward Ritter remains in critical condition. Meanwhile, Roscoe Police have arrested 22-year-old Anthony Montalbano on charges of aggravated battery after they say he beat Ritter in the head. Ritter was leaving the Whiffle Tree Bar in Roscoe early Sunday morning when it happened.


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