Rockford man sentenced to 27 years for armed robbery, home invasion

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25-year-old Frank James Jefferson III was sentenced to 27 years in prison for his part in a home invasion on Idlewood Terrace in 2016.

Police say Jefferson was one of three people who entered a residence in the 3200 block of Idelwood Terrace on April 30th, 2016, pointed guns at the homeowner and another person, and robbed them.

One of the victims was able to identify Jefferson as a suspect.

Jefferson was found guilty of Home Invasion Involving a Firearm, Armed Robbery Involving a Firearm, and Aggravated Robbery at a bench trial in March.

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