Police Turn To Social Media To Solve Crimes


URBANA - Urbana police dive into social media with the hope that community will help them solve more cases.

Investigators just started a new Twitter account 2 months ago.

Police are already spreading the word on two recent bank robberies by tweeting surveillance photos.

They're asking if people know the man to hopefully bring them closer to finding the bank robber.

Police say the instantaneous feedback from people will make a large impact.

They hope to get tips faster and more efficiently.



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