Two men on the loose after punching Rockford man, threatening him with gun

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ROCKOFRD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Two men ran away after punching a 45-year-old Rockford man and threatening him with a gun at his home.

Police responded to reports of an attempted armed robbery in the 2700 block of City View Court around 8 p.m. Sunday night.

Officers say two masked suspects hit the victim in the face, pointed a gun to his head and asked him for money. The suspects left empty-handed after the victim refused to give money.

If you have any information on the suspects, please contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.