ROCKFORD - Rockford police responded to an armed robbery just before 4 a.m. Friday.
The victim stopped at a red light at Kishwaukee and Catlin. After being rear ended, he got out of his car to talk to the other driver. The suspect showed a handgun and demanded money.
After the victim said he had no money, the suspect fled. The suspect was driving in a silver Chrysler. No injuries were reported.