ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) — Officers from the Rockford Police Department, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputies and Illinois State Police responded to the 5100 block of Linden Road around 9:45 p.m. Saturday in reference a fleeing stolen vehicle.
Police report that the vehicle came to a stop, and four occupants fled on foot from the vehicle. All four subjects were later taken into custody after a short foot pursuit.
Investigators believe the four suspects are connected to an armed robbery hours earlier at a Dollar General in Rockford.
This is an on-going investigation. No further information is available at this time.