Manhunt underway for man who shot sheriff’s deputy near Rockford
ROCKFORD, Ill. — A manhunt is underway near Rockford, Ill., after a man shot a sheriff’s deputy.
Officials are searching for 27-year-old Jordan Spates.
Police believe he’s the one who shot a sheriff’s deputy in the arm. The deputy is expected to be okay.
Investigators found drugs in the suspect’s abandoned car.
After the shooting, they went to a home in Rockford and found more drugs and arrested another person inside the home. Police said Spates is considered armed and dangerous.