Friday, Mar 7, 2014
Armed Robbery in Franklin County
UPDATED 4:15 p.m. TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2014
ZEIGLER -- Police have released surveillance images of an armed robbery at a Zeigler convenience store.
It happened around 8:40 p.m. Monday at the Casey's General Store on Route 148.
Zeigler Police say the pair showed a handgun as they entered the store, took cash from the register and then fled. The suspects are believed to be young men, possibly teenagers.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Central Dispatch at (618) 724-2435.
ZEIGLER -- Authorities are searching for two suspects who held up the Casey's General Store at gunpoint Monday night.
Zeigler police confirm the armed robbery happened around 8:40 p.m. Monday.
The suspects were armed with a handgun. They had their faces covered with a scarf and a bandana. It's not clear what they got away with.
The Casey's is located on the south side of Zeigler, along Route 148.
Stay with News 3 for updates.
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