Mt. Vernon PD investigating armed robbery of Casey’s store

MOUNT VERNON — The Mt. Vernon Police Department responded around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday to a call of an armed robbery at the Casey’s General Store on Salem Road.

The suspects are described as two white males, one taller and with a heavier build than the other who was described as shorter with a slimmer build.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery or the suspects is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-242-2131 or Crimestoppers at 618-242-TIPS.