A woman walking on Randall Road near McEvoy Drive found several rolls of coins, cash and a safe concealed in a wooded area near the road at about 9:40 a.m. Sunday, according to the Macon police.
Officers later found two more safes, several additional rolls of coins and cash, according to a police report.
Sgt. Melanie Hofmann said one of the safes has been identified as being taken from a weekend burglary at a Walthall Oil in Monroe County.
The Country Station store, located at 5969 U.S. 41 South in Bolingbroke, was burglarized at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, according to a Macon Regional CrimeStoppers news release.Walthall Oil Company is offering an additional $1,000 reward in conjunction with rewards offered by CrimeStoppers for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or people involved in the burglary, according to the release.
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The burglary is being investigated by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office. Anyone with information is asked to call 742-2330 or (877) 68-CRIME.
Hofmann said the owners of the other two safes have not been identified.