Rockford Scanner™: Man Arrested For Robbery, Aggravated Battery To A Senior Citizen


A Rockford man faces new charges linked to several crimes in the City of Rockford. On September 1, 2018, Rockford Police officers arrested 28-year-old Jawan Robinson-Jones for Aggravated Battery to a Senior Citizen and Attempted Robbery for an incident that occurred earlier that day in the 1200 block of 7th Street.

Upon further investigation by detectives with the Violent Crime Unit, and review by the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office, Robinson-Jones was served new charges on September 12, 2018 while already in custody at the Winnebago County Jail.

He is charged with Burglary to Goodwill (4618 East State Street) on September 1, 2018. Robinson-Jones was also charged with Armed Robbery for a robbery at the Kwik Mart (1203 7th Street) on August 14, 2018.

The charges against Robinson-Jones are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.