Rockford Scanner®: Armed Robbery in Rockford. Suspects Get Away, Police Investigating.

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Sources reporting an armed robbery in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of 405 S Hinkley ave around 2:10 pm today.  

Suspects are described as 4 black male 



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Rockford Scanner™: Another Business Robbed in Rockford, Police Are Investigating

On 7/24/2018 at around 2:25 AM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the Phillips 66 gas station, at 4402 Linden Rd, in regards to an Armed Robbery to the business.

Upon arrival officers met with employees who reported that a lone suspect entered the business, armed with a hammer, and demanded money. The suspect left the business after obtaining currency and fled the area in a vehicle.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

The suspect is described as a Mexican or Hispanic race male, 30 years old, 6’02” 225 lbs, wearing a brown hooded jacket and baseball hat.

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





  • Date: 05/04/2018 10:00 pm
  • Location: 611 Highgrove Place

On May 4th, 2018, at around 10:00 PM, Officers from the Rockford Police Department were dispatched to Five Guys Burgers and Fries, 611 Highgrove Pl, in regards to an Armed Robbery to the business.

Officers met with several employees who reported that two suspects entered the business, while armed with handguns, and demanded money from the registers.  The suspects were given an unknown amount of currency and fled the business on foot.  The suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1: Black male, unknown age, 5’10” 180lbs, wearing dark clothing, and a mask covering his face, armed with a handgun

Suspect #2: Hispanic or black male with a lighter complexion, unknown age, 5’07” 150lbs, wearing dark clothing that covered his face, armed with a handgun.

No injuries were reported during this incident.  Anyone with information is urged to call the Rockford Police Department.