ROBBERY: Business Just Robbed in Rockford


Around 12:20 am this morning a broadcast came over the scanner in reference to an armed robbery to a business in the 2200 block of Charles st. The suspect fled in a White 2000 Olds Alero. The suspect is described as a White male, 5’10, 160 lbs, white bandanna, blue hooded jacket, dark pants. Officers are investigating.

At Midnight on 11-4-16 officers responded to Slots Of Fun, located at 2233 Charles St, in reference to an armed robbery to the business.  Officers met with an employee and a patron who were the only two occupants of the business at the time of the incident.


The victims stated a subject entered the business, displayed a handgun and demanded money.   He took money from both victims as well as an undetermined amount of money from the business.  The suspect also took the employee’s car keys, then fled in the victim’s vehicle, south bound on 18th St.


The suspect was described as a white male in his 30s, thin to medium build, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, black jeans and a bandanna over his face.  No one was injured during the incident.