MADISON COUNTY, Ill. – Deputies with the Madison County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying burglars.
Authorities were called to Farm Fresh in the 700 block of E. Airline Drive in East Alton at 4:32 a.m. Friday. When they arrived they found the front glass door of the business broken, and witnesses told deputies they saw two suspects running from the businesses, headed south across E. Airline Drive.
Surveillance footage shows one of the suspects breaking the glass door and stealing multiple packs of cigarettes and cigars while the second suspect acted as a lookout.
Farm Fresh was burglarized in a similar incident Nov. 21, 2013. Investigators do not yet know if the two burglaries are related.
The suspected are described as thin Caucasian men in their late teens or early 20s. They were wearing hooded sweatshirts or hats, and covered their faces.
Anyone with information about the burglary or identity of the suspects is asked to call the Madison County Sheriff's Office at 618-692-4433, the Investigative Division at 618-692-0871, or the anonymous tip line at 618-296-3000.