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Tips Sought on Pizza Restaurant Robbery

Tips Sought on Pizza Restaurant Robbery

Photo: Newsradio WTAX

Police are looking for help figuring out who robbed Papa Murphy’s late last week.

Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers says a black man wearing a ski mask with sunglasses entered through the back of the Chatham Rd. store, pointed a handgun with a silencer at employees and demanded money. He ran west on Montana Dr., possibly getting into a silver car.

Anyone with anonymous information leading to an arrest could be eligible for a $1,000 reward. Call Sangamon and Menard County Crimestoppers at 788-8427, head online or text your tips. Type TIP-672 plus a message and send to CRIMES.

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