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Aldi on E. State St. robbed, police investigating

Aldi Armed Robbery
Rockford Police on scene of an armed robbery at the Aldi on E. State St. on April 7, 2021.
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Rockford Police on scene of an armed robbery at the Aldi on E. State St. on April 7, 2021.

ROCKFORD (WREX) — A grocery store in Rockford is robbed and police are now investigating.

The Rockford Police Department says there was an armed robbery at the Aldi on E. State St.

Police say the suspect is a white man in his 30s. The suspect ran away from the store with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to police.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815)-966-2900. You can also call Crime Stoppers at (815)-963-7867.

This armed robbery comes shortly after Midland States Bank on N. Alpine was robbed earlier Wednesday morning.

Police have not said if the two armed robberies are connected in any capacity.

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