Shoplifting suspect flees in stolen ride

Local News

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Authorities are investigating a shoplifting. It happened about 1:15 am, Sunday, May 21, at Circle K, in the 1500-block of North Prospect.

A man walked in and stole beer before leaving in a tan, Pontiac Grand Am. It was determined the vehicle had been previously stolen out of Bloomington.

The suspect is a man, white, in his 50’s, with gray hair. He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and blue jeans. A woman, white, was seen in the passenger seat of the stolen vehicle, but no other description of her was provided.

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(217) 373 – TIPS 
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Sergeant Baltzell
(217) 351 – 4545
C17 – 04460

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