Rockford Scanner™: Man Robs A Local VFW At Gunpoint



BPD: We are investigating an armed robbery that occurred shortly after noon today (Monday) at the VFW on Afton Road. The suspect entered the bar area, pointed a handgun at several occupants inside, and took cash from the bar. No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a black male who was wearing dark clothes and left the area in a blue van.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. We are asking the community’s help in identifying this individual. Anyone with information can contact the Dispatch Center at 608-757-2244