Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Beats The Innocent Victim, During An Armed Robbery In Rockford



Update from the RPD:

ARMED ROBBERY TO CITIZEN
Date: 10/06/2018 8:03 pm
Location: 2325 Wallace St
On 10/6/18 at 8:03 pm, Rockford Police Officers responded to an armed robbery to citizen in the 2300 block of Wallace St. The victim had just parked a car and was approached by the suspect. The suspect struck the victim multiple times in the head with a handgun prior to taking his wallet and keys. The suspect then fled the area on foot. The victim sustained minor injuries.

The suspect was described as:

Black male, 6’00”, 185lbs, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a red mask. The suspect was armed with a black handgun.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department.