On Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 5:40pm Rockford Police Officers responded to 1320 N. Main Street in reference to an armed robbery to a citizen. Preliminary investigations revealed that a 57 years old male victim was walking on the south side of the Mobil gas station, when he was confronted by a suspect armed with a handgun demanding cash. The victim cooperated and the suspect fled in a tan vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash. No one was hurt and there were no shots fired during this incident.
This is an ongoing investigation.
Details are minimal due to the RPD being encrypted. There was an armed robbery that happened in the area of 1320 North Main. Safe to assume the suspects got away, and no suspect information due to the RPD being encrypted