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UPDATE: Gas Station Robber Guilty

WTVO/WQRF - A jury says the man who robbed a Beloit gas station is guilty.
Courtesy Beloit Police Department
Courtesy Beloit Police Department

UPDATE (1/29/14): A two day jury trial ends with Hill's conviction.  He's set to be sentenced April 2.

BELOIT -- Tips from video surveillance released to the media have led to the arrest of a man suspected of armed robbery, as well as several burglaries.

48-year-old Anthony Hill is charged with robbing a Citgo Gas Station and convenience store on Shopiere Road Monday night.   He was arrested Friday at a home in South Beloit after surveillance photos were released, and is being held in the Winnebago County Jail pending extradition to Wisconsin.

Hill is also suspected of burglarizing a Speedway gas station, a Woodman' gas station, and Marathon gas station, all on July 5th.  In each case, the burglar broke through a door.

Anyone with information in regards to any of these crimes is encouraged to call the Beloit Police Department, 364-6801, or Beloit Area Crime Stoppers, 362-7463. Individuals may also text information to 274637 then type BACS + your message.

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