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.