On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, shortly after 11:00 a.m., Rockford Police Officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Hilton Avenue in reference to an unknown subject inside a house. Upon arrival, officers learned the male suspect entered the residence while a female victim was downstairs. The victim confronted the suspect, who then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was hurt. The suspect is described as a middle-aged white male, about 5’8”, 140 pounds.
On Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at approximately 8:48 pm, Officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to 300 Hilton Ave., reference an Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking. A 28 year old male was driving a gray 2006 Dodge Charger with a 26 year old female in the 300 block of Hilton Ave. They were approached by a 30 year old black male and a 27 year old black female who were both armed with handguns. The 28 year old male was battered and the Dodge Charger was taken at gunpoint. The Dodge Charger was last seen headed southbound from the scene.
The male victim was treated at a local hospital. Nothing further at this time.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Officer in Charge (OIC) at 779 500 6555, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867).