Closed Gyms in Chicago: Cheetah Gym Health Clubs Close

Cheetah Gym with three locations in Chicago closed its doors apparently

due to employee theft.

Gym owner David Wilshire wrote a letter to members with the following

key points:

Staff had stolen from the club and the owner.

Although the owner knew of no other thefts with members as victims, he

advised members to get fraud protection as a precaution.

A manager had an incomplete payroll — and unpaid employees meant not

enough people were available to cover shifts.

Cheetah Gym had fitness centers at the following three locations in


Andersonville Neighborhood

5248 N. Clark Street

Edgewater Neighborhood

5838 North Broadway

Wicker Park Neighborhood

1934 W. North Avenue

Wednesday the Cheetah Gym website ( left a

non-informative message:

“website offline”

Wednesday night the business telephone went to voice mail with a full


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