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Police Seek Tips on Armed Robbery Near Springfield High School

Police Seek Tips on Armed Robbery Near Springfield High School

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Police are looking for help solving an armed robbery across the street from Springfield High School.

Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers says two black men stole a wallet from a person on north Parker around 2:30 last Thursday afternoon, May 22. One of the men had short hair and a dark complexion, the other had a shaved head with medium complexion. One of them had a sharp object and stole the wallet.

Any anonymous information leading to an arrest could be eligible for a $1,000 reward. Call Crimestoppers at 788-8427, head online or text message tips. Type TIP 672 plus a message and send to CRIMES (274637).

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