Suspect Sought in Drug Heist of Illinois Nursing HomeJONESBORO, Ill. (AP) - Authorities in southern Illinois' Union County are trying to locate a man who got away with drugs after they say he used a knife to rob a nursing home.
WSIL-TV reports the holdup took place early Monday at the Jonesboro Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. No one was injured. Investigators say the knife-wielding man entered the nursing home through the front door and demanded drugs. He later fled after stealing drugs from a storage area.
Anyone with information about the matter is urged to call the Union County Sheriff's Department.
See other LocalNews news:Bryan Bennett Library Holding Several Christmas Events
Hunters Took Home Fewer Deer This Year After First Deer Hunting Weekend
Max Dye Celebrates 50 Years
Three Headed to Prison After Marion County Court Actions
Police Beat for Wednesday, November 26th, 2014