Armed Robbery at CSB

Kewanee Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at around 9:20 AM on Friday, September 3rd, 2010, at the Community State Bank office at 300 N. Main St. in Kewanee.

The suspect is described at a white male, age in the 20’s, with dark middle length wavy hair, wearing a light blue shirt and blue jeans. The suspect entered the bank and demanded cash. No weapon was displayed. The suspect fled on foot in a southeast direction from the bank.

Below is a picture taken from the bank security system:

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-227-2324 or the Kewanee Police at 309-853-1911. Calls to Crime Stoppers that result in an arrest in this case will be eligible for a cash reward.

Armed Robbery at Negley’s

Kewanee Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at around 5:00 AM on Sunday, August 29th, 2010, at the Negley’s Coin Wash, 318 W. 6th St. in Kewanee.

The suspect is described as a black male, around 5’10”, with braided hair, and was wearing a white T-shirt and dark pants. The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect then fled on foot to the west of the business.

A witness reported that the suspect may have exited a car parked at the corner of 6th and Lexington Streets before the robbery. There was no description of the vehicle.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-227-2324 or the Kewanee Police at 309-853-1911. Calls to Crime Stoppers that result in an arrest in this case will be eligible for a cash reward.

Armed Robbery at Cenex

An armed robbery was reported to the Kewanee Police Department that occurred at around 2:48 A.M. on Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at the Cenex convenience store on the corner of 3rd and East St. in Kewanee.

The suspect entered the store, displayed a knife to the clerk and demanded cash. The suspect then fled east on E. 3rd St. with an undetermined amount of cash. 

The suspect is described as a black male, around six feet tall, and was wearing some type of red  covering over his face. He wore large round sunglasses and a black coat with fur around the hood.

Anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious in that area or who has information on the suspect is encouraged to call police at (309) 853-1911 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-227-2324. Calls to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and if the tip results in a felony arrest the caller will be eligible for a cash reward.

Armed Robbery in Kewanee

At approximately 5:47 p.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2010 an armed robbery occurred at a residence in the 200 block of E. 2nd St. in Kewanee.

According to the victim, three male black suspects confronted him at gunpoint and at one point struck the victim in the head. The suspects removed several items and fled in a black Chevy Monte Carlo.

This crime remains under investigation and anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who may have any information on the suspects, is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 800-227-2324 or the Kewanee Police Department at 309-853-1911. Calls to Crime Stoppers that result in an arrest in this case will be considered for a reward.