|J & R Liquor store in Pekin robbed|
At around 2:40 p.m. on Thursday, July 24th an armed man entered J & R Liquor Store, located on Highway 60.
He managed to get away with an undisclosed amount of money from the cash register.
According to the store owner Ronnie Brewer, he and his wife were leaving town and he has been told the suspect was likely watching the store waiting for the right opportunity.
According to Brewer, the suspect entered the store showing a weapon. He then went around the counter, made his way to the cash register and then ran across Highway 60.
The robbery is currently under investigation.
The photo of the suspect was provided by Brewer from surveillance video.