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.