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Police Seeking Tips on East Side Home Invasion
Police Seeking Tips on East Side Home Invasion

Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers is this week seeking information about an east side home invasion.

Police say a homeowner in the 2000 block of east Jackson Street heard loud knocking at both his front and back door while sleeping. When investigating, a light skinned black man about 5’10″ weighing about 300 pounds beat him, giving him non life-threatening face lacerations. The suspect fled the area.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers at 788-8427. Annonymous information leading to an arrest could lead to up to a one-thousand dollar reward. Tips can also be submitted via text message or the web.