Police ask for help in weekend armed robbery

Staff Report

The Rockford Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect they say committed armed robbery at a local gas station over the weekend.

Sunday, Oct. 19, at about 9:11 p.m., the Mobil station at 2605 Broadway was robbed by a white male. Police say the suspect demanded money and purported he was armed with a handgun.

Anyone with information about the suspect’s identity is asked to contact the Rockford Police shift commander at (815) 987-5824.

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