Rockford Scanner™: Employee Pistol Whipped During An Armed Robbery




Armed Robbery

On 12-19-20 at 8:23 PM, Janesville Police Officers investigated an armed robbery at 1002 S. Jackson St.

A male and a female entered the store. The male walked behind the counter and displayed a handgun to the clerk. The suspect then struck the clerk in the head with the handgun.

The suspects left with the store with an undisclosed amount of currency and the clerk’s cell phone. The clerk was treated and released at Mercy Hospital for injuries sustained during the robbery.

The suspects are described as:

1. Male/Black, approximately 30 years old, heavy set, with short hair (possibly bald).

2. Female/mixed race, approximately 20-25 years old, with orange colored hair bangs, and two nose piercings.

The suspects may have left the scene in a silver or gray small SUV.

Anyone having information regarding the identity of the suspects, please contact the Janesville Police Department at (608)757-2244


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