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Rockford Police and Winnebago Co. Sheriff's respond to an armed robbery Monday night

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ROCKFORD (WREX) -

 Winnebago Co. Sheriff's Dept. and Rockford Police responded to Stowmarket Avenue and Wansford Way around 8:45 Monday night.

Authorities say a man was walking his dog when he was approached by three Hispanic-looking men.

They say one of the men kicked the victim's dog, then they started punching him when he was trying to protect it.

The men were armed with knives and got away with his phone.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rockford Police Department at (815) 987-5824 or Crimestoppers at (815) 963-7867.

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