Man Robbed at Gunpoint While Walking in Rockford


Friday night, a man was robbed at gunpoint while walking in Rockford.

It happened around 10 p.m. in the 900 block of 16th Avenue.

A 19-year old told Rockford Police he was approached by a suspect who displayed a handgun and stole personal items from him before fleeing on foot.

The victim was not hurt during the incident.

The suspect is described as a white male, about 22-years-old, 5’5″ tall, and 150 pounds.

Anyone with with any information is asked to contact Rockford Police.

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