According to, around 5 am Tuesday morning, A man wielding a knife robbed the Walgreen's at 2323 Charles street in Rockford. At this time the amount of money taken has not been disclosed. The man was said to have threatened a Walgreen's employee, snatched the cash and ran. The suspect is still currently on the run and police need your help.

As far as a description,  the man is a black male around 5 foot 10 inches tall and around 170 pounds. At the time he was wearing a black Puma Hoodie. He was also wearing black pants, brown boots and a gray beard. If you have any information on the suspect in question or know who he is, please contact the Rockford Police Department at 815-966-2900. Here is a picture of the suspect.

Christie Castillo