On 12/16/16 at around 10:55 P.M. a Rockford couple were walking in the area of N 3rd St and Lafayette Ave when they were approached by a subject who pointed a handgun at them and demanded money from them. The couple complied. The suspect made of with the victim’s wallet and purse and fled on foot.
The suspect was described as a black male around 20-30 years old. He was around 5’11 and 150-170 lbs. He wore a black coat, black pants and a scarf covering his face. He was armed with a black handgun.
This is an ongoing investigation