Hamilton Co. Sheriff's Office investigating pizza restaurant robbery

Hamilton Co. Sheriff's Office investigating pizza restaurant robbery
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HAMILTON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery at a pizza restaurant on Wednesday, May 30.

According to deputies, at 10:18 p.m., dispatch received a 911 call from a woman that Auten's Pizza House was robbed.

Deputies, the McLeansboro Police Department and Illinois State Police all responded to the scene.

The suspect is believed to be a man, around 5-feet 8-inches tall, with a medium build, wearing blue jeans and a black hoodie. Deputies say no weapon was shown.

The suspect reportedly ran away with an undetermined amount of cash in a green Banterra Bank bag.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the McLeansboro Police Department at 618-643-4357 or the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office at 618-643-2511.

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