Rockford Restaurant Falls Prey to Armed Robber


Rockford Police are searching for suspects after an armed robbery at a West side restaurant.

It happened around 8:00pm,Saturday, at El Jalisco in the 900 block of Cunningham Street.

Police say the alleged robber pointed a handgun at two employees inside, and demanded money from the cash register. The suspect then fled westbound on Cunningham.

Police say no one was hurt during the armed robbery.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 30’s, around 6 feet tall, 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie and blue pants.

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