Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired During A Robbery in Rockford



 

 

 

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm/Robbery

  • Date: 06/29/2018 11:19 am
  • Location: 2100 Sherman Avenue

At approximately 1119 hours, Rockford Police Officers responded to Miriam/Sherman Avenue reference an Attempted Robbery/Aggravated Discharge. 

The victim, a 30 year old female, advised she was in the 2100 block of Sherman Avenue selling an item to an unknown female and 2 unknown males (that she met online) when one of the males attempted to grab the phone from her. 

The victim fled from the suspects in her vehicle and while doing so observed one of the male suspects fire numerous shots at her.  

Suspect #1 –M/B, teenager, no shirt, black jogging pants—black handgun—riding a silver/black bike

Suspect #2–M/B,  teenager, black shirt, black shorts

Suspect #3–F/B, teenager, blue hoodie, black pants 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department or CrimeStoppers.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Robs Victim At A Rockford DMV, Victim Uses Cell Phone App To Meet Suspect




 

UPDATE: Suspect is a black male wearing a bright orange shirt and black  shorts,  late 20s,  selling a car on the letgo app

 

Sources are reporting a woman was robbed at a Rockford Drivers License Bureau

It happened at the DMV at 3720 E State St, Rockford, IL  just before 6 pm. 

Details are minimal due to the encryption. 

The victim was using a cell phone app to meet up with someone. Using the Letgo cell phone app. 

The victim met the suspect, under false pretenses thinking it was going to be a deal made via the letgo app, and the suspect robbed the victim. 

No suspect information at the time of writing this.  Still developing