On 10-16-17 at 5:18pm Officers responded to the 200 block of Warren Ave. for Vehicular Hijacking. The victim was returning home when he observed the suspect walking down the street carrying what the victim believed was property from his residence. The victim ( while in his vehicle) confronted the suspect and followed him to the 200 block of Warren Ave. Once in the 200 block of Warren Ave. the suspect opened the driver’s door of the victim’s vehicle, displayed a knife and pulled the victim out of the vehicle. The suspect then got into victim’s vehicle and fled in the car.
The suspect was described as a black male in his 20s, 5’9” tall, thin build with short hair. The victim was not injured during the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rockford Police or Winnebago County Crime Stoppers.