UPDATE: The standoff at a Rockford business has ended peacefully.
Police say a man overdosed on medication and began acting erratically. The business was cleared out and police called.
After about a three-hour standoff, he gave himself up and is currently at the hospital undergoing a mental evaluation.
Police are at the scene of a Rockford business after a man barricaded himself inside.
Rockford Police, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police and fire trucks are at the scene of ML Farms in the 5000 block of 11th St. for a standoff situation.
It’s a developing situation and few details are available at this time.
More updates as we get them.