Police: Man in ‘Scream’ mask robs Rockford gas station

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rockford Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a gas station on Linden Road on Tuesday.

Police say they were called to the Phillips 66, at 4402 Linden Road, around 10:40 p.m. on October 8th.

Witnesses say a man wearing a “Scream” ghost mask, described as a 5’10” black male, thin build, wearing a black hoodie, and black pants, black and white shoes, entered the store with a knife and demanded money from the register.

The suspect then fled on foot, westbound on Linden Road.

Police say no one was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.


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