You may remember local Social Media Group 217 Problems & its New Media Blogger Brian Berns started a Go Fund Me account to raise money for a local woman who had her purse snatched.
See Their Story Here!
After a rapid success with the Go Fund Me Account Local Authorities Released the following photo of the alleged purse snatched.
After several tips from readers like you the Springfield IL Police were able to identify the young woman as Alexis A. Meyer.
On 12/29/2015 A 7th Judicial Court Judge of Illinois issued a FELONY warrant for Alexis Arrest on 2 counts (Theft, Unlawful Use of Credit Device).
This isn’t Alexis’ first time in the court system…
In 2010 she was charged with Retail Theft.
In May of 2015 she was charged and found guilty of Retail Theft.
In November of 2015 she was charged with Retail Theft, she did not appear for a required Court Appearance on December 7th, 2015 and she has an active warrant as well for that.
In December of 2015 she was charged with Retail Theft again, she is due in court on January 11th, 2016 to answer to that charge.
Anyone with information about her location is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 788-8427 or they can submit a tip online at cashfortips.us. Tips can also be sent by text. Type TIP672 plus a message and send to CRIMES. Informants are eligible for cash rewards of up to $1,000.