Rockford man arrested after barricading himself in Meadow Trace home

Published: Feb. 27, 2021 at 9:01 PM CST
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A man barricades himself in his Rockford home for more than two hours Saturday, later leading to his arrest.

The incident took place around 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Multiple Rockford Police officers were then called to the 7100 block of Meadow Trace for reports of a man barricaded in his home. At the time, police blocked off the entrance into the Lexington Farms neighborhood for a few hours not allowing homeowners in or out of the area.

The man was later taken into custody. It’s unknown what charges he is facing at this time.

This is a developing story.

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