On Thursday August 22nd, 2019 at 9:05 pm Rockford Police Officers responded to the Family Dollar store at 3124 N. Rockton to investigate an Armed Robbery that had just occurred.
Officers spoke with employees and witnesses who advised 3 black male suspects had entered the store and demanded money.
2 of the 3 suspects were armed. The employees and witnesses advised all three suspects were masked. The suspects left the store with an undisclosed amount of money and fled the area on foot.
No employees or witnesses were injured.
This is an ongoing investigation. If you have any information please call the Rockford Police or Rockford Area Crimestoppers.