ROCKFORD - An armed robber targets Auto Zone.
The robbery happened at the Auto Zone on Auburn Street just before 9pm Wednesday. Police say a single suspect pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and pointed it at an employee. He demanded cash and forced the worker to open the store's safe.
The suspect got away with cash. Police describe as a black male, between 20 and 30 years old, and about 6'0 tall. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.