Rockford Man Arrested for Threatening to Kill Loves Park Cop

LOVES PARK (WIFR) -- A man is in jail for threatening to kill a Loves Park police officer and her family during a routine traffic stop.

Officers say Shane Monroe, 34, of Rockford was stopped for speeding over the weekend when he allegedly threatened to kill the woman who pulled him over. Monroe was arrested after police found a gun on him. It also turns out he was over the legal drinking limit. He's being charged with unlawful use of a weapon unlawful possession of explosive ammunition and threatening a public official... Among others charges.

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