Suspect who broke into Rockford home, failed to steal TV, on the loose

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Police are looking for a suspect who reportedly broke into a home and ran away after failing to steal a television.

Officers reported to the home in the 500 block of North Third Street shortly after 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Police say a suspect kicked in the door, which hit a woman and forced her to fall down the basement stairs. Officers say the woman suffered minor injuries.

The suspect attempted to leave the home with a television. Police say he dropped the TV due to icy conditions and ran away from the home shortly later.

If you have any information about this break-in, contact the Rockford Police Department at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-
7867.