A northeast Rockford Bank is robbed. Police say shortly after 3 pm today, a man robbed Midwest Community Bank, 3963 North Perryville Road. Police say the suspect implied he had a firearm and demanded money from the teller. The suspect took off in a white four door sedan northbound through the parking lot toward East Riverside Blvd. Police describe the suspect as a black male, 35-45 years old, thin build, glasses and a scruffy beard. Suspect was dressed in black pants, black shoes and a blue hooded sweatshirt. The bank robbery is being investigated by Rockford Police Detectives and Agents from the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force. Anyone with information concerning this incident should call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.
Around 3 pm today a bank was robbed in Rockford. It happened at the Midwest Bank at the intersection of Riverside and Perryville.