On Saturday, December 24, 2016 at 0731 hours Rockford Police Officers responded to 3303 Sun Valley Ter in reference to an Armed Robbery to Citizen. Upon arrival, officers learned 54 year old male was approached by an unknown black male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black sweat pants and a white half mask with a black and gold design on it as he was walking his dog.The suspect pointed a black handgun at the victim and demanded money as he started to pat down the pockets of the victim. The victim removed a small amount of USC from his pocket and gave it to the suspect. As the suspect walked to a maroon 2000 Chevy Tahoe or Suburban, the victim attempted to use his cellular telephone which prompted the suspect to yell at him and fire a gunshot toward him. A spent casing was recovered on scene. The suspect is described as a black male 24-28 years of age, 6′-0″ 160 lbs.
This is an on going investigation