2 Wanted for Theft in Murphysboro


By WSIL Manager

MURPHYSBORO -- Police are looking for two men wanted for a theft at a Murphysboro business.

It happened August 3 at Southern Illinois Liquor Mart on North 12th Street. Employees called police after discovering money missing from an office safe.

Police say surveillance video showed two men entering the store just after 6 p.m. that Sunday. One of the men then goes into the store's office and leaves with the cash.

After reviewing video from other businesses, investigators found the same men had also tried to get into an office at Moto Mart but were unsuccessful.

The men were believed to be driving a tan or silver minivan. Anyone with information is asked to call the Murphysboro Police Department at (618) 684-2121.

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