Armed robbery reported in Champaign

An armed robbery was reported at Title Cash of Illinois, located at 2010 W. Springfield Avenue. Two female employees reported the robbery, which occurred at 2:51 p.m. Thursday. The suspect entered the business and displayed a gun while demanding money. The 4individual obtained an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen heading westbound on foot after leaving the business, according to a press release.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 50-years-old and 5’ 10” with a skinny build. The individual was wearing a baseball cap, a white t-shirt, sunglasses, and possibly jeans.

The Champaign Police are currently investing the incident. Detectives will continue looking into the crime and are interviewing witnesses. Those who witnessed the event or have information about it are encouraged to contact the Champaign Police Department.