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


Sometime between 10:00 pm on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 and 8:00 am on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, person or persons unknown made entry into Early Bird Gaming Room, located at 208 West Main Cross Street.  While inside, the unknown subject or subjects attempted to break into a money machine, but were not successful.  A small amount of cash was taken from a cash box.  The back door was damaged while making entry. The total dollar amount of the damage and the theft 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 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 (274637) and then your tip.  As always, you will remain anonymous.  

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