On Saturday May 18th, 2019 at approximately 10:56 pm Rockford Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 800 Concord Ave. reference an armed robbery to a citizen.
The victim advised he was at 800 Concord Ave. when he was approached by a subject with a handgun and a 2nd subject with a baseball bat demanding property.
The victim advised he was struck by the suspect with a handgun. The victim was able to flee the scene and called 911. Suspects fled the area on foot.
Victim was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Suspect 1 – Juvenile black male, gray hoodie, dark jeans armed with a handgun.
Suspect 2 – Juvenile black male, unknown clothing armed with a baseball bat.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867).