DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Police are investigating two separate armed robberies of area delivery drivers. Both happened Tuesday night, about a mile apart from one another.
The first happened about 9:45 pm, Tuesday, in the 300-block of Fairchild. A Jimmy John’s employee told officers he was robbed while making a delivery in the unit block of Center Street.
The employee told police a male, black, wearing a red hoodie and armed with a black handgun, demanded money and food, but only took the food before running away.
An hour later, about 10:45 pm, police responded to a report of an armed robbery of a Domino’s Pizza delivery driver in the 1200-block of Sherman Street.
The employee told police a male, black, wearing a red hoodie and armed with a black handgun, demanded money and food. He fled with both, running southwest towards Sheridan Street.
No one was hurt during either hold-up.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.
Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 – TIPS
(217) 431 – 2250