Rockford Police: Suspects stole video game from teen during home invasion
ROCKFORD (WREX) -
Rockford Police are investigating a home invasion that occurred Thursday.
Police say officers were called out to the 1700 block of Chestnut Street around noon Thursday on a report of a home break-in.
Officers spoke with a 14-year-old victim who told them that three men forced their way into the home through a back door. One of the suspect held the victim at gunpoint while the other two stole a video game system from the living room.
The suspects ran away from the home in an unknown direction. The teen was not hurt during the crime and was reunited with his mother a short time later.
Police say this is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Rockford Police or Crime Stoppers.