Armed robbery reported in Mendota


MENDOTA – The Mendota Police Department is investigating the report of an armed robbery that occurred at approximately 9:54 p.m. Nov. 22.

The reporting subject stated that while walking in the vicinity of Wisconsin Avenue and Chicago Street, a motor vehicle pulled up alongside him and the driver of the vehicle presented a handgun and demanded money from the subject. Upon the victim giving the gunman his money, the driver drove off.

The Mendota Police Department is continuing its investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Mendota Police Department at 815-539-9331.