Saturday, October 31, around 8:00 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to El Jalisco at 901 Cunningham Street in Rockford. They responded to a call about an armed robbery taking place.
When the police arrived they learned that a man had entered the store and pointed a handgun at the two clerks. The man demanded the money from the cash registers. The suspect took the cash from the registers and then fled from the store.
He was last seen running west on Cunningham Street.
Police say the suspect is a black man in his 30's, around 6'1" and 180 lbs. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie and blue pants.
Anyone with information related to this incident is encourage to call the Rockford Police Department at 815-987-5824 or Crimestoppers at 815-963-STOP (7867).