Rockford Scanner Note: Warm Weather And A Violent Saturday in Rockford ~ http://rockfordscanner.com/2017/04/warm-weather-and-a-violent-saturday-in-rockford/
On Saturday, 4/8/17 at 8:48pm Officers with the Rockford Police Department responded to a robbery of the Family Dollar Store, located at 3824 Auburn Street. Preliminary investigations revealed a male suspect entered the store and stood near the front. Once the female clerk opened the cash register the suspect pushed her down and took an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then ran from the area. The employee suffered only a minor injury from falling and no one else was hurt.
This is an ongoing investigation.