News

Police Seeking Tips on La Bamba Robbery

Police Seeking Tips on La Bamba Robbery

Photo: Newsradio WTAX

Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers is looking for help solving a robbery at La Bamba on MacArthur Blvd.

Police say someone entered the business overnight on April 13th and removed a safe, cashbox and security DVR system. The suspect or suspects also caused felony damage.

Anyone with anonymous information is encouraged to call Crimestoppers, information leading to an arrest could be eligible for up to a one-thousand dollar reward. Call 788-8427, head online, or text message them. Type TIP 672 plus a message and send to CRIMES.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Reverse Agriculture Trade Mission Kicks Off in Auburn

soybeans

Illinois attracts international tourists. They are easy to spot along Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Downstate farm fields, not so much – except for this week.

in Election 2014, Local

McFarland Enters City Council Race, Seeks Ward 4 Seat

mcfarland

A school board member is switching it up next year -- running instead for Ward 4 on the city council.

in Local

Area Economic Health is Still in Poor but Guarded Condition

UIS logo

Some guarded optimism for area's business health

in Local

Saturday Shooting Victim Identified; Still in Critical Condition

gun

A man shot in the face late Saturday night is still in critical condition.

in Election 2014, Local

Rauner Proposes Ban on Outside Employment for Legislative Leaders; Leaders Aren’t Sold

state_capitol_4

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner doesn't want state legislative leaders to hold outside jobs