Photo Courtesy: Greene County Sheriff's Office

Authorities Searching for Woman Accused of Stealing Thousands in Lottery Tickets

Detectives in Greene County are looking for a woman they believe stole close to $6,000 in lottery tickets and cigarettes from a Springfield gas station.

Investigators say there were three separate burglaries that took place, with the most recent being on January 7.

The two previous burglaries occurred on October 14 and December 4 of last year.

Authorities estimate the total amount of cigarettes and lottery tickets that were stolen exceeds $6,300.

Surveillance footage pulled from the convenience store shows the woman having long brown hair and a large tattoo on her lower back.

If you have any information, contact the Greene County Tip Line at (417) 829-6230.