Necklace thief sought

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CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Authorities want help identifying a suspected thief. A man stole a diamond necklace, worth $9,000, from Macy’s at Market Place Mall, about 2 pm, September 27. The suspect asked to see the item and fled the store when the employee handed it to him.

He’s described as male, light-skinned black, 5’9″, 175 lbs. He was wearing a black hat, gray with white-zip up sweatshirt and jeans. It’s believed he left the area in a gray Honda CRV.

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