The Crimestoppers of Morgan and Scott Counties “crime of the week” is again a residential burglary in Jacksonville.
The organization is seeking information to assist the city police department in their investigation of an incident that happened sometime between 3:45 and 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the 1700 block of Mound Road.
Reports indicate someone removed jewelry, silverware and valuable coins valued at over $13,000.
This is the second week in a row a residential burglary has been the Crime of the Week. Someone reportedly entered in apartment in the 300 block of West College and stole $13-hundred worth of items.
The police are asking that anyone who has information concerning this incident or any other crimes within the two-county area submit a tip online by going to morganscottcrimestoppers.webs.com and clicking the blue button on the home page.
You can also call Crimestoppers at 243-7300 or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES). The first word of the text tip must be “payout.” You will remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward if your information leads to an arrest.