ROCHELLE (WIFR) – The Rochelle Police Department are looking for two suspects who robbed a woman inside her home on the 400 block of Avenue D Monday night.
Police say a woman holding a small child rang the doorbell of the homeowner’s residence and when the homeowner answered the suspect asked to use her phone. The homeowner invited her in and when she came back with a phone, the victim was confronted by a man with a knife.
The woman was tied up, gagged and threatened. The suspects fled with stolen cash. The victim suffered a small cut to the throat and was released later from the hospital.
If you have any information about this crime please contact Rochelle Police at 1-888-228-4488.