Rockford Scanner™: Business Robbed in Rockford, Suspect Flees


On 7/21/2018 at around 10:40 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the Happy Wok restaurant, 2526 S. Alpine Rd, in regards to an Armed Robbery.

Upon arrival officers met with employees who reported that a lone suspect entered the store, displayed a handgun, and demanded money.

After the suspect was given money from the business, he fled the area on foot. No injuries were reported during this incident.

The suspect is described as a black male, 30 years of age, 5’10” thin build, wearing dark clothing, a head covering, and a mask.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department.

Confidential source is reporting an armed robbery to a business in Rockford.

It happened around 10:40 pm tonight at the Happy Wok at 2526 S Alpine in Rockford. 

Suspect is a black male, thin build, 5’9 wearing a red mask, armed with a black gun. 

Last seen on foot from the business.