Nine Vehicles Involved Break-ins at St. Anthony High School During Tournament Saturday


Published on December 2 2019 3:39 pm
Last Updated on December 2 2019 5:06 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

While a capacity crowd was inside the Enlow Center at St. Anthony High School watching tournament championship basketball, others were outside damaging and burglarizing vehicles.

Car Break Ins

The Effingham Police Department reports the rash of vehicle burglaries occurred between 6pm and 6:30pm Saturday. Nine vehicles were reported to police as damaged and/or burgled. Various items were stolen including purses, cell phones and cash. Detectives are continuing the investigation, and a person of interest has been identified.

Anyone with additional information is encouraged to phone the Effingham Police Department on the non-emergency line at 347-0774.