Woman Robbed While Sitting in Car in Driveway in Southeast Rockford


Police say a woman was robbed while sitting in a running car at their Southeast Rockford home. 

The latest happened Thursday night in the 2900 block of 20th St.  Police say a woman was sitting in her driveway texting after returning home with a man approached her from behind her car, opened the door, pointed a gun at her and demanded ‘Give me everything you got.’

He then grabbed her wallet which was on her lap and took her cell phone and fled the scene westbound, and was later seen on Reed St.

She described the robber as a black man in his early 20’s, 5’9″ tall, 180 pounds wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and a black half mask, covering the lower half of his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford Police or Crimestoppers.

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