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Macomb Road Arson Investigation

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The Knox County Sheriff's Department is investigating a case of Arson, Burglary, and Felony Criminal Damage to Property which occurred on Sunday, February 12th at approximately 5:00PM at a farmstead on Macomb Road, East of Lake Braken.  Red spray paint was used during the vandalism.

A witness reported seeing 4 teenaged males on the property who fled the property in a newer model, silver, 4-door car.

The Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspects.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers or email a tip at KnoxCountySheriffIL.com


Detective Sergeant Jason Landers

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