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This week Crimestoppers is seeking information in regards to an armed robbery that occurred in Taylorville.

On Thursday January 23, 2014, an armed robbery occurred at Route Mart, located at 120 West Park Street in Taylorville.  The suspect is described as a 6ft, male, wearing a blue and white checkered coat, dark blue jeans, white shoes, and a black mask.   The suspect entered the business and fired a shot inside.  No one was injured.  The suspect then left the business with an undetermined amount of money.  The suspect may later have gotten into a silver Chevy passenger vehicle.

Please contact Crimestoppers if you any information on this crime or any other crimes or wanted persons.  Crimestoppers will pay cash rewards of up to $1000.00 for information that leads to an arrest and you do not have to give your name.  Crimestoppers will pay double the normal reward for information that leads to an arrest for the crime of the week. 

 You can contact Crimestoppers at 824-9100, at our website Christiancountycrimestoppers.org, or by texting CRIMES  (274632) and then your tip.  As always, you will remain anonymous. 

 
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