ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- An Aurora man is arrested after robbing a local business and leading police on a chase.
22-year-old Joseph Lafan has been charged with Armed Robbery and Resisting Arrest.
Officers say Lafan committed an armed robbery around 6 Friday evening to the Cash Store on 11th Street. Lafan entered the store wearing a mask and armed with a handgun. He demanded money from the clerk and fled the store on foot with the cash. Lafan led officers on a brief foot chase before he was arrested.