Rockford Scanner™: 7 Men Beat & Rob A Single Victim In Rockford.

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RPD:  Rockford Police say they were on patrol in the 200 block of South 6th Street on Saturday when they found a 25-year-old man lying in the grass, who had been beaten and robbed by a group of seven men.

According to police, around 5 p.m. officers spotted the victim lying in the grass just south of 1st Avenue.

The victim told officers that he had been walking in the 1000 block of 12th Avenue when seven men approached him and demanded his belongings. They then beat and robbed him.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. He is expected to make a full recovery.

Descriptions of the assailants were not given.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Rockford Police at 815-966-2900.

Sources; RPD & WTVO 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Victim Severely Beaten During A Robbery in Rockford



 

Around 5 am this morning, police were investigating a battery/armed robbery.

 

Sources reporting a victim was severely beaten during an armed robbery in Rockford.  It happened in the area of Jefferson and Church around 5 am.

No suspect information, due to the encryption, safe to assume the suspects fled the scene.

The victim was transported to a nearby E.R.