Tips sought in burglary at Champaign frat house
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign County Crimestoppers is asking the public's help in solving a burglary last month at a Champaign fraternity house.
According to a police report, a man broke into the Phi Kappa Delta fraternity, 1106 S. Third St., C, about 1 a.m. Sept. 10.
Security camera footage showed the man walking around the main floor, as well as the upper floors of the house, and trying to enter various rooms.
When one resident woke up later that morning, he realized somebody had entered his room while he was sleeping and stolen some items, including some fraternity paddles and cash from his wallet.
The burglar also stole the fraternity's flag from the wall on the main floor.
Anyone with information is asked to call Champaign County Crimestoppers at 373-8477. Information may also be left anonymously online at http://www.373tips.com or by cellphone text message by sending CCTIP plus the information to CRIMES (274637).
Crimestoppers will pay a reward if the information leads to an arrest. Cash rewards are also paid for information on other felony crimes or fugitives.