On 8/3/17 at around 11:10 P.M. Rockford Police responded to the Circle K Gas Station, 3819 Broadway, in reference to an aggravated robbery. One suspect entered the store with a mask over his face and a bag over his hand. The suspect jumped over the counter and demanded money. When the suspect was not able to get and money the suspect punched the attendant in the face. The suspect then fled the store. The suspect fled the scene in a tan or gray SUV east on Broadway.
The attendant suffered minor injuries and was treated on scene.
The suspect was described as a black male, wearing a dark mask and a gray shirt.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call Rockford Police.
Around 11:15 pm tonight a broadcast came over the airwaves in reference to an armed robbery at the Circle K on 3819 Broadway. The suspect is described as a black male, 6’1, wearing a mask. Left in a Grey Chevy Trailblazer. Last seen on Broadway