ROCKFORD - A business in southeast Rockford falls victim to an armed robbery.
It happened at the 7th Street Convenience Store at 1209 Broadway. Police say multiple suspects entered the shop. Only one of them was armed with a gun. After the suspects stole some cash, they fled. A shop employee chased after them, but was fired at by one of the suspects. The employee was not hit.
Police say the suspects fled the scene in a silver, Chevy Impala and were last seen headed south.