MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - Police in Mt. Vernon, Illinois are said a reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest after a murder occurred in January.
According to police, the reward is offered from Jefferson County Crime Stoppers.
Police said $500 cash will go to anyone with information that leads to the arrest of the person or persons involved in the first-degree murder of Carlos Lewis.
According to police, the murder took place on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 5:37 p.m. in the 2100 block of Perkins Ave.
Anyone with names of the persons responsible or other knowledge is asked to contact the Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-618-242-8477 or the Mt. Vernon Police Department at 242-2131 or 242-0215.
Police said all tips will be kept confidential.