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




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