Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Uses A Crowbar And Severely Beats A Victim in Rockford

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Sources reporting an aggravated battery in Rockford.

A suspect beat a victim with a crowbar. Sources are reporting the victim was severely beaten with the crowbar

It happened at an address on S Horace in Rockford.

RPD has yet to release information on this, but sources said the suspect is only described as a black male.

No other information is available at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Victim Beaten During A Robbery, Suspects Flee


On Tuesday September 25th, 2018 at 8:10 pm Officers were dispatched to 3900 Louisiana Rd. reference a Strong Arm Robbery.

Officers met with the victim who had been battered as he exited his vehicle and stole items from the victim. The victim was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The suspects were described as:

#1 Black male, 5′ 8″, heavy build.

#2 Black male, 6′ 0″, thin build.

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.

Credit: Dawn Fry-Rogers