Suspect in custody after stabbings in Illinois leave 4 dead and 1 in critical condition

During a press conference on Wednesday, authorities reported that an adult male is said to have stabbed multiple victims in the Rockford, Illinois area. The incident tragically resulted in four individuals losing their lives, with one person in critical condition and four others in stable condition.

Four individuals, including a postal worker, have tragically lost their lives, as confirmed by Rockford Police. Information regarding the identities of the other victims is currently unavailable.

The Rockford police have reported that the suspect is currently in custody. However, the motive behind the incident remains unknown at this time.

The authorities reported that the attacks occurred in the vicinity of Holmes Street, Cleveland Avenue, and Eggleston Road before 1:15 p.m., local time. It was described as a “multi-jurisdictional crime scene.”

Caruana mentioned that she is currently intubated.

Rockford Police Chief Carla Redd expressed her thoughts on the event, stating that words could not adequately convey the depth of her emotions. She described the incident as a heinous crime, highlighting the severity of the situation.

Redd pointed out that the string of attacks did not involve only stabbing incidents and that there were no victims who were shot.

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