Winthrop Harbor Police Department


October 27, 2011: Police Seek Suspect in Armed Robbery

Armed Robbery:

On 10/25/2011, at approximately 7:33 p.m., the Winthrop Harbor Police Department were dispatched within the 500 block of Sheridan Road for a report of an armed robbery.

Upon Officer's arrival the complainant advised a male black subject in this mid to late 20's, approximately 6'01-6'03 in height, wearing black shoes, black and white "Spiderman" jacket containing a hood, entered the building during closing time by force.

The complainant further advised the male black suspect displayed an unknown caliber pistol and took approximately $925.00 USD. Suspect then fled westbound on foot. Unknown if suspect departed in a motor vehicle that was parked in the vicinity.

Photograph displayed was captured from the business surveillance system video and enhanced by the Lake County Sheriff's Department Photograph Laboratory.

Anyone with information or can identify this suspect please call Detective Chris Willets at 847-872-2131 Ext: 271 or The Lake County Crime Stoppers at 847-662-2222.

Note: Any person charged with an offense has the right to be presumed innocent until proven guilty according to law. Persons named herein are merely alleged to have committed the offense(s) they are accused of.

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