On 11-22-16 at approximately 11:42 PM Rockford Police Officers responded to the Phillips 66 gas station located at 4492 Linden Road reference to an Armed Robbery. Officers met with the clerk who advised that two suspects had entered the store, one armed with a handgun.
The clerk advised the suspect with the handgun struck him in the head, causing a small laceration, and demanded the currency from the register. The clerk advised the suspects removed the currency from the cash register and fled the store. The clerk described the suspects as two black males in their early twenties.
The clerk suffered a minor injury which was treated at the scene.
This is an ongoing investigation
Around 11:53 pm tonight a broadcast came across the un-encrypted airwaves of the Illinois State police in reference to an armed robbery to a business in Rockford.
It happened at the Phillip 66 in the 4400 block of Linden rd
The suspects are described as two black males around 19 years old. One had a blue hooded shirt.
Last seen on the west side of the building