First Court Appearance Postponed For Man Charged With Killing Deputy At Rockford HotelFloyd Brown, 39, has been arrested on federal murder charges, and could face the death penalty, after he allegedly shot and killed McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob Keltner.
Procession Held For McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Killed In Rockford ShootingSquads as far as they eye could see stretched about two miles in a show of respect and great sorrow along Rockford's roads Thursday night as police, first responders and neighbors paid their respects for Deputy Jacob Keltner, who was killed in a shooting at a Rockford hotel Thursday morning. 
Coworkers Remember McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob KeltnerA McHenry County Sheriff's deputy has died after he was shot while helping a federal task force serve an arrest warrant at a Rockford hotel Thursday morning.
Police Have Alleged Rockford Gunman Floyd Brown In Custody After Standoff Near BloomingtonAfter a five-hour standoff, Illinois State Police have taken Rockford cop-killer suspect Floyd Brown into custody.
Alleged Rockford Cop-Killer Floyd Brown Is Well-Known To Police In IllinoisFloyd E. Brown is a name well-known to central Illinois law enforcement. On Thursday, he added many more pages to his extensive rap sheet.
Rockford Shooting: Everything We KnowHere's what we know about the fatal shooting of the McHenry County Sheriff's deputy Thursday in Rockford. 
Shooting Suspect Floyd Brown's Lengthy Rap Sheet Shows He Battered Law Enforcement OfficerRockford shooting suspect Floyd E. Brown has a lengthy record stretching back at least to 1997, according to court and prison records.