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Teen stabbed during robbery in Rockford


A 19-year-old man walking down the street gets stabbed by two men who were following him.

The victim tells police he noticed the men in the area of Knight and Virginia around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. They eventually caught up to him, asked him a question and then one of them stabbed him in the chest.

The suspects stole the victim's money and ran away. Police are looking for two black males, around 18 years of age, wearing dark colored hoodies.

The victim's injuries are not life threatening.

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