Man wanted for attempted armed robbery on Rockford's southeast side
ROCKFORD (WREX) -
The Rockford Police Department responded to La Guerita Western Wear at 1225 Broadway for an Attempted Armed Robbery on Saturday at 9:14 a.m.
The victim clerk advised a single suspect entered the store, armed with a knife, and demanded cash from the business. After a brief struggle the suspect fled without attaining any money from the establishment.
The clerk was not injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a black male in his mid 20's, 5'8", 160 lbs. Also with sideburns and a goatee, orange hoodie and black pants, walking with a limp, and armed with a knife.
No additional information is had at this time and further investigation is taking place.