On Sunday, August 2, around 3:10 a.m. Rockford Police officers responded to an address in the 400 block of Brooke Road for a Home Invasion.
On arrival, officers located the victims and determined a home invasion occurred. According to investigators, an unknown individual knocked on the front door but no one in the house answered.
Another knock was received a short time later. One victim opened the door and the suspect forced his way into the home. The suspect was wearing a mask and implied he had a handgun in his waistband.
The suspect forced all occupants to a room and took their cell phones and cash. There was another knock at the door and the suspect fled by climbing out a bathroom window. The knock was from a resident of the home who had just arrived.
Police say no one in the home was injured. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a black hooded sweat shirt, blue jeans and a black baseball hat.