On July 13, St. Clair County deputy responded to a call of a possible stolen vehicle at Shelby's gas station Lowry City. An employee stated at approximately 5 a.m. several individuals driving Cadillac's pulled in the parking lot.
After the individuals left an unoccupied newer looking Cadillac was noticed sitting at the gas pumps. A check showed the vehicle was owned by Thompson Auto Sales, Springfield. A message was left for the company regarding the vehicle. Later the same morning contact was made with Thompson Auto Sales who stated the business had been burglarized and the individuals stole car keys and several vehicles.
The vehicle was processed and a tow truck was arranged to pick it up. Springfield Police Department is investigating the case.