Crime Stoppers: Crime of the Week

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information to assist the Springfield Police Department reference a stabbing that occurred in the area of South Grand Ave. and Old Rochester Road in Springfield, IL on September 24th, 2022 around 4:00 p.m. The victim was traveling westbound on South Grand on the sidewalk when they were stabbed by a subject described as a heavier set male carrying multiple yellow bags, wearing a backpack and walking a dog. The victim was treated for injuries that appeared to be non-life-threatening at a local hospital.


If you have any information that can identify the suspect call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 217-788-8427. If your tip results in an arrest you could receive a cash reward up to $2500. Remember Crime Stoppers only wants your information, not your name.