City Police Seeking Information on Burglary


Published on July 19 2017 9:20 am
Last Updated on July 19 2017 10:05 am
Written by Greg Sapp

Effingham city police are seeking information on a burglary that occurred over the weekend.

Video surveillance captured the break-in at Al's Electronics Center at 1304 Thelma Keller Boulevard. A suspect used an object to break the glass on the front of the store to gain entry. The video indicates the suspect took a number of electronics items before exiting the store through the same broken glass.

The break-in occurred at 1:21am Saturday. The suspect was dressed in dark-colored clothing and wearing a ski mask.

Anyone with information on the suspect or the incident is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Todd Ebbert in the Bureau of Criminal Investigations at the Effingham Police Department at 347-0771. To receive a cash award for information leading to the identity and arrest of individuals involved in criminal activity, contact Crime Stoppers at 217-347-6583.