Public Safety Warning

Champaign police detectives are currently searching for a person of interest, Michael A. Mackey, regarding two robberies that have occurred in Champaign. The public is warned not to approach this subject, if recognized.

Champaign Police believe that Mackey, who is on parole and has an active parole warrant for his arrest, may be in possession of a 2003 Maroon Chevrolet Impala bearing the license plate of L877501.

Anyone having information regarding Michael Mackey’s whereabouts can call the Champaign Police Department, at (217) 351-4545 or callers can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 373-8477 (TIPS.) Information can also be sent by anonymous web tip by going to: or by texting keyword “CCTIP” plus the information to 274637 (CRIMES).

Michael A  Mackey