Patrol Leads to Weapons Arrest

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A patrol out in the pilot geopolicing district lead to a gang arrest. Police say officers stopped a vehicle near 16th Avenue and 9th street.

While talking with the driver, officers say they could smell marijuana. After a search, they found marijuana and a stolen handgun. A 17-year-old with gang ties was arrested.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 241377901 - wifr.com/a?a=241377901
Gray Television, Inc.