Rockford Scanner™: Large Police Presence At A Rockford Business, Possible Robbery/Shooting


On Monday, 8/6/18 at around 1923 hours Officers were dispatched Subway located at 3313 11th St. reference an Attempted Armed Robbery to the business. Upon arrival officers met with employees who reported that a lone suspect entered the business, armed with an unknown object, and demanded money. The suspect fled the business on foot. No injuries were reported at time of incident.

The suspect is described as a white male, 30’s, 6’01” 165 lbs, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department @ (815) 966-2900 or the Rockford Area Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.


Several sources reporting a lot of police and police k-9 at the Subway on 11th st. 

Some have said it was a shooting, others said a robbery. 

Unknown to the encryption. 

All we can confirm, a large police presence at the subway on 11th st