Local News

This week Crimestoppers is seeking information in regards to a burglary and criminal damage that occurred in Taylorville.


Sometime during the evening hours of Thursday, April 27, 2017, person or persons unknown made entry into the former South Elementary School, located at 1004 West Prairie Street.  While inside, the unknown subject or subjects did damage to the building.  Numerous glass bulbs and jars were broken, fire extinguishers were discharged in the building, glass doors damaged, and items thrown around.  The total dollar amount of the damage is unknown at this time.


Please contact Crimestoppers if you have any information on this crime or any other crimes or wanted persons.  Crimestoppers will pay cash rewards of up to $1,000.00 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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