Around 11:30 pm tonight am armed robbery happened near the 4800 block of Creekview rd. The suspect fled in a black ford fusion eastbound. Suspect is described as a Hispanic male, wearing dark clothing and a red bandanna.
Thanks to the ISP/Winnebago County un-encrypted airwaves, we were able to hear the suspect description. RPD is encrypted and hasn’t released any information on this at the time of writing this
On October 25th, 2016, at around 11:40PM., the Rockford Police Department responded to an armed robbery that took place in the 4800 block of Creekview Rd. Upon arrival officers met with the victim who was a delivery driver for a local pizza restaurant. The victim advised that he had exited his vehicle to make a delivery when he was approached by one suspect. The suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded his money. The victim turned the money and food over to the suspect. The suspect then fled on foot from the area. Food and money were taken in the robbery. The victim was not injured. The suspect was described as a hispanic male, 20 to 40 years of age, wearing a red bandana covering his face, a black hoody and dark pants. The suspect was armed with a black handgun.
This is an ongoing police investigation.