Local Dollar Store Robbery on East State, Suspect Drops Wallet While Fleeing

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An RS fan reported to us that the Family Dollar next to the DMV on the 3700 block of East State ST has been robbed.

This fan witnessed a heavy set pudgy faced black male in a white t-shirt and red pants with curly hair run out of the family dollar store with an employee yelling “STOP THAT MAN”.

As this person ran he dropped his wallet according to the fan report.

If you’re in the area of the 3700 block of East State ST please notify the police if you see someone matching this description.

After posting this, another fan said the description was Hispanic male with black jeans with short hair and gray t-shirt.








Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating Another Armed Robbery in Rockford



Sources are reporting another armed robbery in Rockford. 

This robbery happened in the 2700 block of School st 

A citizen was robbed by 2 suspects. 

#1 Black male, wearing black shirt and blue shorts. 

#2 Female black, dreads and wearing a grey shirt. 

Armed with a weapon. 

Last seen southbound on foot. 

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Robbed in Rockford, RPD Silent In Call Log



 

Source  sent us the following:

“There was a robbery downtown this morning about 5 a.m. my friend was walking to the bus stop to catch the bus to go to work

He was jumped by two black men with hoodies on ans armed with  a gun

They robbed him. The guy said please don’t shoot me just take the money , which was about $80

Apparently after he had paid his bills that he had saved for his groceries

Luckily he had his phone in his pocket and they didn’t check that!!

He said he called the police and they said there’s nothing they could do about it but take a report!

Nobody should have to go through this trying to go to work…

This is the second one I know of now that has been robbed the other one was slashed remember?

This happened on 2nd Street one block from Walnut Street around 5am

Please post this information to warn people!! Thanks”

Editors note: RPD is silent on this and did not even log it in their call log

 








Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Rob A Man Pushing A Car, on The East Side

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Rockford Police Officers responded to the 1500 block of Woodruff Ave. for a report of an armed robbery to citizen. Officers located the victim who stated he was pushing a cart in the 1500 block of Woodruff Ave. when he was approached by suspect 1 and 2.

The suspects pointed a gun at the victim and demanded the victims money. Once the suspects took the victim’s wallet the suspects fled the area eastbound on foot. The suspects were described as follows:

Suspect 1 – black male, light skinned, 16 years old, thin, 5’7”.

Suspect 2 – black male, light skinned, 30 years old, 5’6”, 200 lbs.

The victim was not injured during the incident. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information can call the Rockford Police at 815-966-2900

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Another Carjacking Just Happened in Rockford, Still Developing



 

Sources are reporting another carjacking in Rockford. 

This one happened in the 1200 block of N Main st in Rockford. 

That is near N Main and Boilvin

The vehicle is a Red 2007 GMC Envoy with a plate # of Z674135 (or similar) 

Suspect was armed with a gun. If you see it, call the police. 

There was another carjacking tonight, details at http://rockfordscanner.com/2018/09/13/rockford-scanner-night-of-carjackings-in-rockford-another-carjacking-reported/

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Another Business In Rockford Has Been Robbed

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CHARGED: Detectives from the Rockford Police Department’s Violent Crime Unit conducted a follow up investigation into the armed robbery at the Circle K (3819 Broadway) that happened on September 6, 2018.

Then, officers learned that a male suspect pointed a gun at the female clerk and demanded money from the registers. The victim complied, and the suspect fled on foot. The victim was not hurt.

The investigation was reviewed by the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office and as a result, charges were authorized and a warrant was obtained for the suspect.

Julian Peralta, 18, Rockford: Armed Robbery

On September 12, Peralta was served with the warrant while in custody on an unrelated charge. His bond is set at $500,000. The charges against Peralta are merely accusations. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty in court.


On 09/06/18 at approximately 12:22 AM Rockford Police were sent to The Circle K at 3819 Broadway to investigate an Armed Robbery to the business.  The store employee stated a masked suspect entered the store and displayed a handgun while demanding cash.

During the robbery the suspect struck the employee in the back with the handgun. The suspect left with an undetermined amount of cash and fled south on foot.

The armed robbery suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 160 pounds, wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt with white lettering on the front. The suspect was wearing a black baseball cap and had a dark bandanna covering his face.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Rockford Police or Rockford Area Crimestoppers.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Robbery on The East Side

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Sources reporting a robbery that just happened on the east side. 

What the source is reporting:

“Just a FYI a black male just tried to rob my husband at 7th street and 5th avenue in front if the Vietnamese restaurant right now. Warn people to stay away. The 911 lady  acted like it was no big deal!!! He walked up to the passenger door and tried to hit the window with his gun and rob him” 

That is the only information that was provided to us at this time.

No other information.


UPDATE: Medical was being dispatched to the area of 7th st and 6th ave just after this, for a battery victim that was beat up by a suspect that robbed them.

Sounds like a robbery spree going on, near the 7th st area. Not yet confirmed.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Police Investigating Another Robbery At A Rockford Business



Sources are reporting another robbery in Rockford.

The robbery happened at IT Liquor in the 3600 block of Auburn st.

RPD confirmed a robbery call there.

Not yet known if the robbery happened to the business or to a citizen.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Another Business In Rockford Has Been Robbed

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On 09/06/18 at approximately 12:22 AM Rockford Police were sent to The Circle K at 3819 Broadway to investigate an Armed Robbery to the business.  The store employee stated a masked suspect entered the store and displayed a handgun while demanding cash.

During the robbery the suspect struck the employee in the back with the handgun. The suspect left with an undetermined amount of cash and fled south on foot.

The armed robbery suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 160 pounds, wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt with white lettering on the front. The suspect was wearing a black baseball cap and had a dark bandanna covering his face.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Rockford Police or Rockford Area Crimestoppers.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Police Investigating Another Armed Robbery, On The East Side



 

 

 

On 8/28/18 at 8:53 pm Rockford Police Officers responded to the 2200 block of S. 4th St for a report of an armed robbery to citizens.

Officers learned the victims just parked their vehicle in the 2200 block of S. 4th St. when a gold or brown SUV stopped in front of them. Two suspects exited the SUV armed with handguns.

The suspects demanded money and property from the victims. After the suspects took the property they returned to the SUV and it fled south bound from the scene. No injuries were reported.

Both suspects were described as follows:

Black male, about 25 years old, armed with a handgun

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Robs A Local Business, Gets Away. Still Developing

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ROBBERY: On Tuesday at approximately 7 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to a robbery in the 2600 hundred block of Kilburn Avenue (Jasmine’s Pantry). Upon arrival, officers determined a suspect entered the business and battered the female clerk. The victim was knocked unconscious, and the suspect took some of her belongings. Surveillance photos of the suspect are posted. Anyone with information should call Rockford Police Department at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867

 


Just after 7 pm tonight, the RPD was investigating an armed robbery to a Rockford business. 

It happened in the area of 2614 Kilburn, at the Jasmine pantry

Suspect is a thin black male, wearing a hoody. Last seen on Summerdale.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: 4 Men Rob A Woman In Rockford



ARMED ROBBERY: On Monday, shortly before 10:30 p.m., Rockford Police responded to an armed robbery to a citizen in the 2600 block of Blackwell.

Upon arrival, officers learned the female victim parked her vehicle when an SUV with four men inside pulled up behind her. Two suspects got out, one armed with a handgun, and demanded money. The victim handed over her purse and the suspects took off. No one was hurt.

The two suspects who robbed the victim are described as black males, both about 30 years old. One was approximately 6’0”, 240 lbs., wearing all dark clothing and armed with a black handgun. The other is about 5’5”, 200 lbs., wearing all black clothing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Another Delivery Driver Robbed, During A Rash Of Recent Delivery Driver Robberies

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On 8/19/18 at 10:22 p.m. the Rockford Police Department responded to the 2000 block of S. 5th St for an armed robbery to a delivery driver. The victim was making a delivery when he was approached by three suspects who were armed with a handgun. The suspects demanded and took the food and money before fleeing the area westbound on foot. The victim was not injured.

The suspects were described as follows:

Suspect 1 – Black male, 6’0”, 180 lbs, mid 20’s, wearing a black hat and a black or gray jacket armed with a handgun.

Suspect 2 – Black male, 5’9”, 160 lbs, mid 20’s, short black hair, wearing a black t-shirt and jeans.

Suspect 3 – Black male, 5’9”, 150 lbs, mid 20’s, wearing a black hoodie and jeans.


Sources are reporting another delivery driver has been robbed in Rockford. 

It happened on the East side, near 2027 S 5th st

Suspects are described as 2 black males around 20 years old around 6 feet. Last seen on foot westbound. 

There has been a rash of violent attacks and robberies to delivery drivers in the Rockford area recently. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Suspect Beats Employee During An Armed Robbery To Business In Rockford



 

 

 

On 8-14-15 at 11:51pm officer responded to Kwik Mart, located at 1203 7th St., in reference to an armed robbery to the business.  The store clerk was behind the counter when the suspect, wearing a mask, entered the store.  The suspect jumped over the counter and demanded money.  The suspect then struck the clerk in the head with the handgun before taking alcohol and an undetermined amount of USC.  The suspect then fled the store in a light colored vehicle.

 

The suspect was described as a black male, 22-23 years old, 5’4″ tall, 120 pounds, wearing a baseball cap.  The clerk was transported to a local hospital and treated for non life threatening injuries.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Rockford Police or Winnebago County Crime Stoppers.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Woman Stabbed Over 30 times During Robbery In Rockford

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Several sources reporting a woman was robbed this morning in Rockford.

During the robbery, the suspects stabbed the victim over 30 times.

It took police almost an hour to arrive on scene after being called several times.

We tried to get a statement from RPD,  they said no comment.

RPD call log shows this as a medical assist.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Robbery In Rockford, Victim Possibly Beaten During Robbery



 

 

 

Sources reporting a robbery in Rockford around 6:30 pm.

It happened in the area of W State and Klines ave. 

Reports are saying the victim was beaten up during the robbery, but not yet confirmed. 

No suspect information.  No other information was provided

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Robs A Local Bank Earlier Today, Police Arrest Him Short Time Later



 

 

 

On Tuesday 08/07/2018 at approximately 2:04 p.m. the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a hold-up alarm at Holcomb Bank 400 E. IL Rt 38 Creston, IL. Information received indicated a male subject wearing a black hat, Chicago Bears jersey with a bandage on his face obtained an undisclosed amount of United States currency and fled the location on foot.

During the course of the investigation, a Deputy recognized the suspect from previous contacts. William Wayne Clark II was arrested for Robbery a class 2 felony. Clark was transported and housed at the Ogle County Jail.

Clark will appear before an Ogle County Judge on Wednesday 08/08/2018.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Beat Victim During A Robbery In Loves Park



On July 20th 2018 around 11:25 pm, the Loves Park Police were dispatched for an armed robbery in Loves Park. 

It happened at 7812 Venus, in Loves Park. 

The suspects beat the victim during the robbery and the victim had to seek medical attention. 

The suspects are three males (2 black, 1 white) and a female. The victim knew the female, but not the three males. 

Police are actively searching for the suspects.








Rockford Scanner™: Another Rockford Business Robbed At Gunpoint, Suspects Get Away

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ARMED ROBBERY TO BUSINESS
Date: 07/18/2018 10:00 pm

On 7/18/2018, at around 10:00PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to the Savoy Lounge, 3929 Broadway, in regards to an Armed Robbery to the business. Officers met with an employee and several customers, who reported that two suspects entered the bar, displayed handguns, and demanded money from the bartender. The suspects obtained a small amount of money from the business and from one of the patrons.

No injuries requiring medical attention were reported.

The suspects were described as follows:

#1 Black male, unknown age, 6’00” 190lbs, wearing all dark clothing, including a mask.

#2 Black male, unknown age, 5’10” 150lbs, wearing all dark clothing, including a mask.

Both suspects were armed with handguns.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Rockford Police Department

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Shots Fired During An Armed Robbery in Rockford



 

 

 

Sources are reporting an armed robbery with shots fired in Rockford. 

Reports of a suspect that robbed a citizen near the 2100 block of Parmele on the East side. 

Suspect is a black male around 17 years old, 5’7, 150 lbs with long braids. Wearing a dark shirt and blue jeans. Last seen on foot in the area.