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Robbery Suspect Beats Victim In Rockford
On 1/19/18 at 1659 hours Officers responded to the 300 block of College Ave for an Armed Robbery to Citizen. Upon arrival officers learned the victim was pulled into the alley in the 300 block of College Ave by Suspect 1.
Suspect 1 pulled out a handgun and demanded the victim’s property. The Victim and Suspect 1 began to wrestle when Suspect 1 hit the victim with the handgun, causing it to go off and strike a building in the 300 block of College.
Suspect 1 grabbed the victims belonging and entered the suspect vehicle, a dark colored vehicle, and fled the area. The Victim was treated for minor injuries and released on scene.
Suspect 1 was described at a Black Male, 37-38 years old, 6’6″, wearing dark clothing.
Approx. 5:30 pm today emergency personnel were dispatched for a robbery call in Rockford.
It happened at the Mobil on College ave.
Suspect beat and robbed the victim. Medical was dispatched to the scene.
Suspect is a black male, wearing a skull cap and dark clothing. Last seen in a black impala that resembled a RPD M3 police squad car. Last seen going across the bridge to the west side.
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