Collinsville Police Seeking Eyeglass Store Robbers

Money and "numerous eyeglass frames" were stolen Tuesday night

Tom Franklin
November 08, 2018 - 1:28 pm

Photo supplied/Collinsville Police Department


Collinsville Police say two men stole money and "numerous eyeglass frames" in an armed robbery Tuesday night.

It happened at All About Eyes near I-55 and Illinois 157 at about 6:45 p.m.

Security cameras showed two black males entering the store, one of them armed. That one demanded money from the cash register while the other loaded frames into a blue shopping bag.

No one was hurt and no one is in custody yet. Here's the suspect information Collinsville Police provided:

Suspect No. 1: Black male wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and black sweat pants with a green stripe.

Suspect No. 2: Black male wearing a dark colored Nike Elite brand hooded sweatshirt, dark colored sweat pants, and a camouflage ball cap.

If you have any information, please contact Detective Keith Jackson at 618-344-2131 Ext. 5291 or Crimestoppers at 866-371-5477.