Taylorville PD searching for Cash Store armed robbery suspects
On September 19, 2018, at approximately 12:00 pm the Taylorville Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the Cash Store located in the 100 block of West Park St.
Upon arriving, officers spoke with the employee of the store. The employee advised two black male subjects entered into the store and then jumped the counter displaying a handgun. The two subjects forced the employee to open the safe and then directed the employee into a bathroom. An undetermined amount of cash was taken from the business.
The two black male subjects were thought to be in their mid 20’s, having a thin build, and shorter in height. One was wearing jeans and a black shirt and the other was wearing jeans and a grey shirt. They were last seen heading east from the business.
The Christian County Sheriff’s Office and the Illinois State Police have been assisting with the investigation. Anyone with information concerning this armed robbery is asked to contact the Taylorville Police Department at 217.824.2211 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.568.TIPS.