Around 4:50 pm today police were dispatched to 3750 East State in reference to an armed robbery to a citizen. Medical was dispatched for the victim.
No suspect information since the Rockford police are encrypted.
UPDATE: Thanks to the Illinois State Police 10-68 we were able to get the suspect information.
- They fled in a 2 door Maroon Chevy Cavalier. Black male around 25 years old, 6’2, 160 lbs, black hair with design, wearing a black shirt and jeans, armed with handgun. Also a Hispanic female was with him. Last seen east bound on East State
On October 7, 2016 around 3:30pm Rockford Police Department Officers responded to 3700 E State St in reference to an armed robbery to citizen. Upon arrival officers learned that the 35 year old female victim had been sitting inside her vehicle when a maroon Chevrolet Cavalier pulled into the parking lot beside her. A black male suspect exited the Chevrolet and approached the victim. The suspect held a black handgun and demanded money from the victim. The victim gave the suspect cash. The suspect then struck the victim in the head with the handgun. The suspect got into the passenger seat of the Chevrolet. The Chevrolet was driving by a Hispanic female. The suspect vehicle fled the parking lot eastbound on E. State St.
The victim was treated and released for her injuries.
Male Black, early 20’s 6’2 160lbs short black hair with star design on rear
Hispanic Female unknown further