Smokes and Sneakery: Beecher’s Tobacco Bandit Evades Capture


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Beecher, IL – Police are hot on the trail of an alleged tobacco bandit who struck Circle K, leaving with a haul of tobacco products valued at around $265.00.

According to police, the suspect is described as a male with long blonde hair, glasses, and sporting a “Yamaha Racing” baseball cap, made a daring escape in a grey Jeep Patriot. 

Authorities urgently seek the public’s help in identifying the elusive culprit. If you have any information or recognize this individual, contact Beecher Police at or make an anonymous report to (708) 231-2020. 


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