On Friday 6-16-17 at around 10:00 PM, Rockford Police responded to the area of 1200 S 6th St in reference to an armed robbery to a citizen complaint. Upon arrival, Officers met with the victims (Rockford residents, white male around 40 years old and a white female around 20 years old). The victims stated they were walking on S 6th St when they were approached by the suspects. The suspects told them to give them their property and then walk the opposite direction from them. One of the suspects was armed with an unknown black handgun. Neither of the victims were harmed during the incident. Suspects fled on foot from the scene.
Suspect descriptions: both black males around 20-30 years old, both around 6’00” around 170-200 lbs. One suspect had on a white t-shirt, shorts and dark baseball cap. Other suspect same description of clothing except he had a red t-shirt. Suspect with red t-shirt armed with black handgun.
This is an on-going police investigation