Crime of the Week

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week       

November 19, 2015 

Mike Badger, Crime Stoppers Coordinator for Sangamon and Menard Counties                                                     


Crime Stoppers is looking for your help in solving an armed robbery which occurred at the Taco Gringo on Clock Tower Drive on November 7 at approximately 11pm. Police were dispatched to the restaurant after employees who had been preparing to lock up the business for the night were robbed. One of the black male suspects was 6'4" with a heavy build and the other was 6 feet tall with a thin build. The suspects were wearing dark clothing and masks, their images were captured on surveillance video. A half hour prior to the robbery at 10:30 pm the suspects were observed on surveillance video trying to gain entry to the back door which was locked. During the half hour between the initial attempt and the actual robbery at 11 pm we're hoping somebody may have seen them and can help with information.                                                                                                                                                                       

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