Residential Burglary Arrest

On 8/15/17 at 1:42 P.M., the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in Creston for a Residential Burglary in progress. The homeowner detained the offender at gunpoint until deputies arrived. As a result, Ogle County Deputies arrested Elijah T. Greer, age 25 of Rockford, for Residential Burglary. Greer was transported to the Ogle County jail where he was held without bond pending a court appearance on 8/16/17. Original information provided indicated the potential of additional suspects, these reports were unfounded. The Ogle County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Hillcrest Police Department, Rochelle Police Department, Illinois State Police and Illinois Department of Natural Resources Police.