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Stigmatized Properties in Rockford, Illinois, United States

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    1128 13th St

    Rockford, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Jackson, Chas. - Age 37 - Colored - Fatally shot 6:50 PM, 10/28/28, in 2nd fl., rear, 1128 W. 13th St., during a quarrel over buy a drink, by another negro, Joe Lewis, who was held by the Coroner on 11/2/28. Ethel Parks was held by the Coroner as accessory. 22 Dist. 1/4/29 both acquitted - J. Sullivan.

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  • 1425 Camp Ave trending_up

    Rockford, IL, US

    Rockford, IL father bludgeons his six children to death: On Saturday, January 7, 1978 the residents of Rockford, Illinois--a mid-sized, city just several miles south of the Wisconsin state border and 90 miles northwest of Chicago, awoke to horrifying news that would shake up the country: Simon Peter Nelson, 45, had bludgeoned his six children, ages 3 - 12 to death as they slept in their bungalow-style house at 1425 Camp Avenue. He had also cut the throat of the family's dog. He then drove to …

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    3211 LaSalle St

    Rockford, IL, US

    Man shot to death: Lewis, John - Age 25 - Colored - Fatally shot 10:45 P.M. 2/15/25 while attempting to burglarize the home of Roberta Williams, at 3811 LaSalle St. On 2/19/25 Mrs. Williams, who shot him, was exonerated by the Coroner. 2A Dist.

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    2954 Lapey St

    Rockford, IL, US

    Seized by DEA: This property was listed in the DEA National Clandestine Laboratory Registry. Law enforcement agencies reported they found chemicals or other items that indicated the presence of either clandestine drug laboratories or dumpsites.

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