Police Seek Suspect in Burglary at 2223 South Neil Street

Today, at approximately 12:46 p.m., Champaign Police Officers responded to Champaign Jewelers, located at 2223 S Neil Street, for a reported burglary.

According to reports, a male subject entered the location at approximately 12:40 p.m. and proceeded to grab an undisclosed amount of merchandise. The suspect then fled southwest from the business.

The suspect is described as a biracial male approximately 20 years old. He is approximately 5’8’’ to 6’0’’ in height and has a thin build.

Police are investigating this incident and ask that anyone with information contact the Champaign Police Department Investigations Division at 217-351-4545.

Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers by phone at: 217-373-8477 (TIPS); online at www.373tips.com; or the “P3 Tips” mobile app.

Champaign Police reminds citizens that information submitted to Crime Stoppers is completely anonymous.  Calls are routed to a third-party national call center that receives your information, completes a tips information form, and then passes the information to the appropriate law enforcement agency. Caller ID tracking is not utilized by Crime Stoppers and conversations are not recorded.

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this crime.