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Man wanted for attempted armed robbery on Rockford's southeast side

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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.

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