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Police: Armed robbery at gas station under investigation

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Rockford Police are investigating after a gas station clerk was shot during an armed robbery.

It happened around 8 p.m. at the Shell station in the 3000 block of 11th Street.

One employee was shot and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers have put up crime scene tape and blocked off the entrance to the convenience store while they investigate.

Police said they are looking for three suspects.  One of them was armed with a small semi-automatic handgun.  

The other two had a shotgun and handgun on them, according to investigators.

Anyone with information related to this incident is encourage to call the Rockford Police Department (815) 987-5824 or Crime Stoppers at (815) 963-7867.

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