The Decatur Police Department needs your help in solving this week’s crime of the week.


On September 25th, 2022 at approximately 3:15 PM Decatur Police responded to an address on North Drive in reference to a robbery. 

Decatur Police arrived on scene and spoke to an elderly disabled victim who advised they were sitting on their front porch when a b/m suspect approached and began asking for money.  The suspect walked onto the victim’s front porch and pulled the victim to the ground and kicked him.  The suspect removed the victim’s wallet and left on foot running S/B on West Drive. 


The suspect was described as a dark-skinned b/m, 30 – 40 yoa, 5’7” – 5’8”, weighing 180lbs.  The suspect was dressed in a black hooded sweatshirt and blue colored pants or jeans. 


If you have any information regarding this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 217-423-TIPS.  You do not have to give your name.  Crime Stoppers will pay $500 or more for information that leads to an arrest on the crime of the week.  Thank you.