Police arrest a man involved in two separate burglaries
Springfield - A man is arrested after police find him at the scene of a burglary alarm.
Police arrested Shawn Gill, 24, at the Northender VFW at 2349 Stockyard Road. Gill allegedly broke in the bar using a screw driver to pry open the front door. VFW told police there was damage to two cash boxes. However, no property was reported missing.
He was taken to the Sangamon County Jail. Upon viewing his arrest photo, it appeared he was the same person who burglarized Dudes Saloon.
Gill is currently in custody at the Sangamon County Jail.
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