Armed Robbery at Taylorville Gas Station


TAYLORVILLE- Police reported an armed robbery at the Route Mart on 120 W. Park Street. They say it happened at about 7:13 PM.

They say the man entered the business armed with a dark colored revolver and demanded money from the register. During the robbery, the weapon was discharged. The suspect ran away with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was injured.

Police say the man was wearing a blue and white jacket, dark blue jeans and white sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call Taylorville Police: 217-824-2211 or Christian County Crime Stoppers: 217-824-9100.

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