Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week
March 29, 2018
Officer Matt Goulet, Coordinator of Crime Stoppers of Sangamon and Menard counties.
On March 21 shortly after 1 AM Springfield Police responded to an armed robbery at the County Market store on South 6th Street. In the incident, a white male in his 20’s, who was wearing a bright yellow hooded sweatshirt and a faded black or grey carhart style coat with maroon pants, brandished a large knife while in a checkout lane. He was able to escape with the cash drawer after threatening the clerk. The suspect stood approximately 5’ 5” inches tall with a thin build and had dark hair. After grabbing the cash drawer, the suspect left southbound on foot.
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