Weekly Crime Stoppers Report

This week Crime Stoppers needs our help to identify two suspects responsible for a strong armed robbery and aggravated battery which took place at 409 North Longwood in Rockford at approximately 5pm on June 13th 2006. The 74-year old victim was doing maintenance work when a black suspect inquired about renting an apartment. The victim took his wallet from his pocket and it was immediately grabbed and pushed to the ground causing him to hit his head. On June 16th the suspect and a white accomplice bought a bunch of stuff at a local store with the victims check card. The suspects got into an older model Blue, Pontiac, Buick, or Olds 4-door. The vehicle has a sunroof. If you have any information on the armed robbery or have information on other criminal activity in the Greater Rockford Area, call Crime Stoppers at 963-7867 or 888 769-STOP.