Sources are reporting a Rockford Starbucks was scammed out of approx. $2,000.00 dollars last night.
Sources said someone called the Starbucks near E State and Bell School and acted like the district manager of the store.
They told the manager on duty that another store was low on cash and they needed to have that manger meet the con artist (who was acting like the district manager) at the nearby Walmart, to drop off the cash.
The manager on duty believed the con artist, And they met and dropped off the cash to the con artist.
The Starbucks was scammed out of approx $2,000.00
Rockford police confirmed they were investigating an “Investigation Non-Specific” but has not provided any other details.
No suspect information, due to the encryption.