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Paducah man accused of Murphysboro gas station burglary

Derrick Hayes, 34, of Paducah, Kentucky (Source: Jackson County Jail) Derrick Hayes, 34, of Paducah, Kentucky (Source: Jackson County Jail)
MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) -

A Paducah man is behind bars and accused of stealing money from a southern Illinois gas station.

Derrick Hayes, 34, of Paducah, Kentucky was arrested Friday and taken to the Jackson County Jail pending a court appearance.

The burglary happened on Wednesday shortly after midnight at the Citgo station at 602 Walnut Street in Murphysboro.

Police say they responded to the scene and found that a door had been forced open and someone had been inside.

The suspect took an undetermined amount of money and property from the store, according to police.

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