At approximately 12:49 AM Officers of the Rockford Police Department responded to 940 N. Church Street to a Home Invasion. Upon arrival officers met with the victims who stated three black males wearing masks armed with handguns forced open the rear door of their apartment.
One of the victims stated the suspects demand money and struck him in the face with a handgun resulting in a minor injury. The victim stated he gave the suspects his money and they left the apartment. The victim stated after the suspects left he went to lock his doors when he heard the suspects returning to his apartment.
The victim stated he barricaded the rear door with his refrigerator. The victim stated when the suspects were not able to open the door they fired one round through the door and fled the area. Officers checked the area for the suspects but met with negative results