On 7/7/2017 at around 10:00 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the area of 900 16th Avenue in regards to an Armed Robbery to a Citizen.
Upon arrival officers met with a 19 year old, male, Rockford resident, who reported that he was walking in the 900 block of 16th Avenue, when he was approached by a lone suspect.
The suspect displayed a handgun and took personal items from the victim, before fleeing the area on foot. The victim was not injured during this incident.
The suspect is described as a white male, 22 years old, 5’05” tall, 150 lbs, wearing a gray hooded sweat shirt, black shorts, and black baseball hat.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Rockford Police Department.