According to a statement from the Randolph County (IN) Sheriff’s department, Charlie Shaw, owner of Winchester Speedway in Winchester, Indiana, has put up a $1,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects relating to the burglary at his home.
The release stated that between the hours of 6:00pm on Monday, September 1, 2014 and 4:30am on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, unknown suspect(s) gained entry into Shaw’s home and stole a large amount of cash and checks from his residence.
The burglary occurred after the conclusion of the Labor Day Weekend Stock Car Festival held on August 31-September 1 at the famed half-mile oval.
County officials believe the alleged thieves specifically targeted Shaw’s residence after the race event.
Anyone with information pertaining to the burglary is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Jeff Riggins at (765) 546-0512.
Speed51.com powered by JEGS contacted Glenn Luckett of Champion Racing Association (CRA), whose divisions competed at Winchester Speedway during the Labor Day weekend event. Luckett told Speed51.com that this theft will not slow or prevent any payouts to the competitors who participated in the two-day event.
Speed51.com also has reached out to representatives at Winchester Speedway and will provide any updates as they are received.
– Kevin Ramsell, Speed51.com Director of Business/Midwest Editor. Twitter: @KevinRamsell
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