Rockford Tobacco Store Robbed At Gunpoint

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A tobacco store is robbed by armed man around 8:30 Tuesday evening.

Rockford police responded to an armed robbery at the Tobacco Outlet at 3219 N. Main Street where they say a black male got away with an unknown amount of money. The suspect was last seen fleeing northbound on N. Main Street.

Police say the suspect is a black male between 30 - 40 years old. The suspect was last seen wearing blue shirt, blue shorts and a Chicago Bulls baseball hat.


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