UPDATE — A woman was robbed while walking into a Rockford bank Friday morning.
Police say the employee had just gotten into the atrium when a man with a gun walked in behind her.
The man was not able to get into the bank but did rob the woman of her cash.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police is investigating an armed robbery outside a Midtown bank Friday morning.
Police say an employee was held up outside the U.S. Bank on East State Street and South Longwood Street just before 8:30 a.m. This bank opens at 9 a.m.
No one was hurt.
The gunman was wearing all dark clothing with a brown ski mask. He ran south after the robbery.
It’s not known if anything was taken.
Anyone with information should contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.