Victim allegedy robbed by juvenile with toy gun

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Rockford, Ill. — Rockford Police officers responded to an aggravated robbery early Tuesday morning at 2225 W. Riverside Boulevard.

The victim said they were walking to their vehicle in the parking lot when a juvenile demanded money and acted as though they were armed with a handgun.

Officers found two juveniles hiding in the area, and they were taken into custody.

A toy gun was found.

The Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office is looking into charges.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department, or CrimeStoppers at 815 963 STOP (7867)

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