Armed Robber Caught

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

A man is in police custody accused of robbing a road ranger early Monday morning.

Forty-seven-year old Robert Hawkins of Loves Park walked into the store with a handgun.

He fled the Machesney Park Road ranger with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police found his car in the woods just north of the gas station on Glenforest.

He is being held in Winnebago County Jail.

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