Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Robs A Victim on The East Side, Get Away. RPD Investigating

On Thursday 10/18/18 at 5:34 pm Officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to an armed robbery to a citizen near the intersection of 9th St. and Reed Ave.

The victim advised he was walking near the intersection when he was approached by a dark colored pick up truck. One of the occupants of the pick up truck pointed a handgun at the victim and demanded money. The suspect then fled in the pick up truck. The victim reported no injuries.

Suspect vehicle: dark colored pick up truck

Suspect: White male, 30 years of age, 5′ 7″, 200 lbs, black t-shirt, light colored jeans, black face mask armed with a black handgun.

This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Area Crimestoppers at (815) 963-7867.