On Monday, September 05, 2016 around 6:30pm Rockford Police Officers responded to 1701 E Riverside in reference to an armed robbery to citizen. Upon arrival officers met with a 50 year old male in the parking lot. The male advised he was walking through the parking lot at 1701 E Riverside (By Lube Pros) when he was approached by 2 black males. One of the males pointed a handgun at the victim and demanded his money. The victim gave the suspects the money he had. The suspects then fled north across Riverside.
Suspect #1 – Black male, 5’11 190lbs short goatee
Suspect #2 – Black male, 5’09 150lbs shoulder length dreads
Around 6:45 pm tonight several officers were dispatched to the area of Alpine and E Riverside. Scanner traffic said two black male suspects committed an armed robbery near this location. Sounded like at Walmart or Walgreens. They fled the area on foot. both suspects are black males, one has dark clothing and armed with a gun.