Rockford Scanner™: Police Arrest Suspects In An Armed Robbery

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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.


Armed Robbery: On Friday, December 14, 2018 at approximately 7:15 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to the 1200 block of Benton Street in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival, officers learned the 32-year-old male victim had met with two juvenile females in the area. While talking with the females, two male suspects, one armed with a firearm, approached the victim and ordered him out of his vehicle. The victim was struck in the head before he was robbed of cash and property. The two females and two male suspects fled on foot.

A short time later, SCOPE officers took one of the females and two male suspects into custody in the 1200 block of Crosby Street. The second juvenile female was located at a residence on Daisy Avenue. Both female juveniles were arrested on outstanding warrants. The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office reviewed the case and authorized the below listed charges against the suspects.

Marcus Bergman, 33, Rockford: Armed Robbery

Delano Jones, 18, Rockford: Armed Robbery

Juvenile Female, 17, Rockford: Parole Violation (Warrant)

Juvenile Female, 17, Rockford: Parole Violation (Warrant)

Jones and Bergman were lodged in the Winnebago County Jail. Both females were lodged in the Juvenile Detention Center. The charges against them are merely accusations. All four suspects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.



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