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Police Look for Tips on July Arson

Police Look for Tips on July Arson

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Police are still looking for tips on a July arson that destroyed an east side restaurant and adjoining apartment.

Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers says people poured accelerant throughout a vacant apartment next to the Fox Bridge Bar and Grill early on July 15th of last year and set it on fire. It was heavily damaged and eventually had to be torn down.

Anyone with annonymous information could be eligible for up to a one-thousand dollar reward. Call Crimestoppers at 788-8427, head online to cash4tips-dot-us, or text tips. Type TIP-672 plus a message and send to CRIMES.

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