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Armed robber steals money from Elgin store
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The Elgin Police Department and Crimestoppers are hoping someone recognizes this man, caught on a security camera at the Dollar General on U.S. 1 in Elgin, as he robbed the store at gunpoint. - photo by Image courtesy of Crimestoppers
An man armed with a semi-automatic weapon entered the Dollar General in Elgin just before 8 p.m. Sept. 27, demanding money. The Elgin Police Department (EPD) and Crimestoppers are now asking for the public’s help in identifying the man. According to an EPD report, a clerk said that the man entered the store, and purchased a bag of peanut M&M’s with a $1 bill.