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Crime Stoppers: Crime of the Week

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information to assist the Springfield Police Department in identifying a suspect reference criminal damage. On May 24, 2024, officers were dispatched to Heartland Bank, located at 1925 S. Macarthur, in reference to a damaged ATM machine. 

The video showed a white male wearing a black short-sleeved shirt and black pants at the ATM on May 23, just before 9:30 pm. The suspect took a handful of rocks and threw them at the ATM.  He then removed a handgun from his waist, pointed it at the ATM as though he was going to shoot it, but then used the barrel and butt of the gun to hit the screen of the ATM several times, causing thousands of dollars of damage.  

Images of the suspect can be found on the Crimestoppers website,, If you have any information regarding this incident or can identify the individual, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 217-788-8427 or submit a tip on

If your tip results in an arrest, you could receive a cash reward of up to $2500. Remember, Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name.


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