Rockford Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at 1100 North Avon Street on Monday.
A man was in a parking lot when another man approached him, demanded money, and fired a shot at the victim. The suspect then took money and fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a six-foot-tall black male, weighing approximately 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white tank top and jeans and was armed with a small semi-automatic pistol.
Anyone with any information on this crime is asked to call the Rockford Police Department at 815-987-5824.
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