Rockford Gas Station Heist

By: 23 News This Morning
By: 23 News This Morning

Two men rob a gas station on Rockford's east side last Thursday night. It happened at about 11:30 p.m. at the BP on 300 North Mulford. Police say two men armed with handguns entered the gas station and demanded money. Officials say one suspect jumped the counter... hit the clerk in the head... and took off with an unknown amount of cash. The victims injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Police describe the first suspect as a white man... between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-8 inches tall... wearing a gray knit ski mask and gray gloves. He's the one police say jumped the counter and attacked the clerk.

The second suspect is described as a white man... 5-foot-10... wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt... jeans... a red ski mask and red gloves.

If you have any information on this crime... please call Rockford area Crimestoppers at 963-7867.


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