ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Police are looking for a man who tried to steal a van from a Rockford car dealer last week.
Officers were called to Auto Works, 213 South 6th Street, around 10 a.m. on Friday, October 5th where a glass door had been broken, and several vehicles damaged in the parking lot.
Police discovered that the suspect stole cash from inside the business and attempted to steal a silver van, but crashed the van into three other vehicles before getting it stuck on a cement median.
He then fled on foot.
Police describe the suspect at a black male, 6’0″, in his 20’s to mid 30’s, with short hair.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or leave an anonymous tip with Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.