McLeansboro Police searching for theft suspect

McLeansboro Police searching for theft suspect
(Source: McCleansboro Police Dept.)
(Source: McCleansboro Police Dept.)
(Source: McCleansboro Police Dept.)
(Source: McCleansboro Police Dept.)

MCLEANSBORO, IL (KFVS) - Police in McLeansboro are searching for the suspect in a theft that happened Thursday evening.

According to the police department, a call came in around 7:30 p.m. from the McLeansboro Dairy Queen regarding a theft at the store.

Police say an employee reported a person came into the store during business hours and stole an undisclosed amount of cash.

During the investigation police found video surveillance showing a black man walking into the store and stealing money from the safe.

The suspect is believed to be a middle-aged man,  5' 11'' weighing 240 to 280 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call McLeansboro Police at 618-643-4357.


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