March 01, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Ten Businesses Burglarized

Ten Springfield businesses were burglarized over the weekend. Eight of the ten burglaries were hair, nail or tanning salons. In most of the burglaries entry was made by breaking glass windows or doors. In most the burglaries the suspect(s) seemed to have been looking for money left in the business overnight.

Springfield Police remind business owners and managers not to leave money overnight in their stores.

Police ask that anyone with information regarding the burglaries call 864-1810 or Crime Stoppers at 869-8477.

SPD Case Number: 10-8028, 10-8160, 10-8165, 10-8167, 10-8169, 10-8179, 10-8024, 10-8018, 10-8029, 10-8167, 10-8169

Media Contact: Major Kevin Routh, phone: 417-864-1751; Release authorized by: Major Kevin Routh

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 •