Rockford Police Investigating Home Invasion Where Man was Beaten

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Rockford Police are searching for at least two men who forced their way into an apartment, brandished a handgun, and beat a man inside.

The call came in just after 6:30pm Sunday night.  Officers responded to an apartment in the1900 block of Charles St. and witnessed suspects fleeing as they arrived.

They report that at least two suspects forced their way into the apartment, one armed with a handgun, then battered a man.  He was taken to a local hospital for treatment for non life threatening injuries. 

Two of the suspects are described as black males in their 20’s, 5’10” tall, 150 lbs.  One wearing red shirt armed with a handgun.  The other suspect was wearing a dark shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Rockford Police Department at 815-987-5824 or Crimestoppers at 815-963-STOP (7867).

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