On Sunday shortly before 7 PM. The Rockford police responded to the McDonald’s at 3710 Auburn in reference to an injured person.
When officers arrived they located a 24-year-old male suffering from a head injury. The incident occurred a few minutes prior at the Family Dollar at 3824 Auburn St.
The victim exited the store and three suspects battered the victim. One of the suspects was armed with a hammer and viciously beat the victim. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital.
The suspects are described as three black males in their 20s. The first suspect was last seen wearing a camouflage hat, yellow shirt, camouflage pants and white shoes.
The second suspect was armed with the hammer had short dreadlocks and was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans.
The third suspect had long dreadlocks and was last seen wearing a white shirt and red pants.
Anybody with information should please contact the Rockford Police Department