Employee Struck in Head With Gun During Robbery


An employee was seriously injured on Sunday when two suspects robbed a convenience store early in the morning.

It happened just after 8:30am at the Pueblo Meats and Produce Market in the 900 block of Cunningham Street.

Rockford Police were told two black male suspects entered the business and held the two employees inside at gunpoint, demanding money.

During the robbery, one of the employees was struck in the head with a gun.

That victim was transported to a local hospital.

This incident is under investigation.

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