Suspect Connected to Multiple Crimes Taken Into Custody
According to a press release from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office, yesterday around 4:30 p.m. deputies received a report of a hit and run on State Highway 140 in Bradford Township. The suspect vehicle is believed to be stolen from Genoa City in Walworth County, was last seen going westbound on East US Highway 14 at a high rate of speed. Then at about 6:30 p.m. deputies were dispatched to an unwanted subject call, and shortly after a car crash in
Newark Township. The suspect fled the Newark Township crash in another stolen vehicle
that was later found crashed into a ditch in Winnebago County Illinois. The suspect was taken into custody with help from the Winnebago County Illinois Sheriff’s Office, and is believed to be connected to other crimes. Investigations remain ongoing.