Police Investigating Burglaries on Illini Drive
Published on February 8 2013 4:27 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 4:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp
Effingham City Police are investigating two residential burglaries on Illini Drive.
One burglary occurred sometime between 6:30am and 7:25pm Thursday. Jewelry valued at $50 was taken.
The other burglary occurred sometime between 7:25am and 4:38pm Thursday. A purse valued at $50 and a handgun valued at $550 were taken.
In both incidents, entry was gained by breaking the doors on the units.
Police are also investigating two theft incidents.
10 catalytic converters valued at $200 each were taken from Nease's Body Shop on Keller Drive between 3:37pm Wednesday and 10:37am Thursday.
Also, a retail theft occurred at Kohl's on Ford Avenue at approximately 3:20pm Thursday. A pair of shoes and a necklace were taken.